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Ambassador Edvin Skrt presented his credentials to the King of Norway Harald V

Oslo 13 December 2018 - Ambassador Edvin Skrt presented his Letters of Credence to the King of Norway Harald V during the official audienece in the Royal Palace in Oslo.

Ambassador Skrt conveyed the greetings of the Slovenian President Borut Pahor to the Norwegian King Harald V. In his conversation with the King, the Ambassador emphasized the excellent relations that Slovenia and Norway have maintained since the establishment of diplomatic ties in 1992. The Ambassador and the King talked about the relations between Slovenians and Norwegians and about bilateral cooperation between the countries. They also talked about tourism, electro-mobility, climate change - which is most seen in the north of Europe due to melting glaciers - about the state of the oceans, which Norway pays special attention to and about human rights.

At the end of a very relaxed and pleasant conversation, the Ambassador announced to the King the strong competition of Slovenian athletes in the Nordic disciplines in the upcoming season. The King replied that the Norwegians will be a strong competition to Slovenian athletes in the Alpine disciplines.