Politics

Stefan Löfven welcomes Norwegian election result

1:25 min
  • Norway will have a new Labour Prime Minister after Erna Solberg conceded election defeat to Jonas Gahr Støre.
  • The Labour Party, along with two other parties, triumphed at the polls, ending eight years of Conservative-led government in Norway, and will now start coalition talks.
  • Sweden's Prime Minister Stefan Löfven offered his warm congratulations to his new Norwegian counterpart.