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Foreign Office Consultations held between Sri Lanka and Norway

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Sri Lanka and Norway held Foreign Office Consultations in Oslo on 11 December 2017. Secretary to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Mr. Prasad Kariyawasam met with the Secretary General of the Norwegian Foreign Ministry, Mr. Wegger Strømmen. They reviewed bilateral relations and ongoing projects in Sri Lanka assisted by Norway. The two Secretaries also discussed ways and means of broadening and deepening the relations between the two countries. 

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