‘Serious atrocities are being committed against the civilian population in Aleppo. The conflicting parties need to respect humanitarian law and comply with the United Nations’ appeal for a pause in hostilities. Norway supports the humanitarian actors in Aleppo and the surrounding regions. If access is now granted, Norway will increase this support,’ said Minister of Foreign Affairs Børge Brende.

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‘The Philippine government and the Communist movement NDFP are coming to Oslo to resume formal peace negotiations in a conflict which has been running for 47 years. We are very committed to offering our support in this process,’ said Minister of Foreign Affairs Børge Brende.

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Photo: Norwegian Embassy in Ankara.

Skal du reise til Tyrkia i sommerferien? Tyrkia er en populær destinasjon for norske turister, og spesielt i sommermånedene. Her finner du en liste over hva du bør huske på før samt underveis på reisen.

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Going to Turkey this summer? There will be lots of cultural events and concerts in many different places - find the best ones here!

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Many chances to see Norwegian films in Istanbul this June!

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Norway and the US are joining forces in a further initiative to support mine clearance, Norwegian Minister of Foreign Affairs Børge Brende and US Secretary of State John Kerry announced on Wednesday.

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Utenriksdepartementets reiseråd for Tyrkia ble endret 26 juli 2016.

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Need an extra reason to visit Norway this summer? Check out these festivals, featuring fantastic artists in beautiful surroundings!

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Norway will host the sixth World Congress Against the Death Penalty in Oslo 21-23 June 2016. The Congress will attract 1300 participants from over 80 countries, including ministers, parliamentarians, academics, lawyers, and members of civil society.

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"The world's best book about Istanbul" is finally available in Norwegian!

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Photo: The Norwegian Embassy in Turkey.

At an event to promote seafood, organized by the Norwegian Seafood Council, the Norwegian Ambassador to Turkey Janis Bjørn Kanavin prepared Norwegian salmon with a Turkish twist together with to award-winning young chefs at the residence of the Ambassador on the 30th of May.

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