Congratulations from His Majesty King Harald to the President of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka.
HE Mr. Maithripala Sirisena
President of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka
On the occasion of your inauguration as President of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, I wish to extend my warmest congratulations and my best wishes to you personally, and my hopes for the welfare and prosperity of the people of Sri Lanka.
The most important room in the world
“The most important room in the world” was a gift to the United Nations from Norway in 1952. On Friday evening, Her Majesty The Queen introduced the digital exhibition on the design of the UN Security Council Chamber.
Homecoming, 7 June 1945
Today marks 75 years since the day King Haakon returned home after World War II. Hundreds of thousands of Norwegians welcomed the King and the family of the Crown Prince as they came ashore.