New Norwegian government takes office day after mass murder

New Norwegian government takes office day after mass murder

New Norwegian government takes office day after mass murder — — -Brussels (Brussels Morning) Norway’s new Prime Minister, Jonas Gahr Støre, took office today, an event overshadowed by the worst mass murder the country has seen in the past ten years.

Labour Party leader Støre emerged as the winner in the September elections, his party winning 48 seats in the 169-seat legislature. Støre has since arrived at a coalition deal with the agrarian Centre Party, and will lead a minority government with the provisional backing of other centre-left parties.

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