Norway's Liberals accept PM's ultimatum, preventing government's collapse
OSLO, Aug 23 (Reuters) - Norway's Liberal Party, a junior
member of Norway's four-party government, will accept the prime
minister's ultimatum on transport policy, preventing the
cabinet's fall, Liberal leader Trine Skei Grande said on Friday.
Conservative Party Prime Minister Erna Solberg earlier said
the three junior parties in her coalition would have to accept
her policy proposal or otherwise leave the government.
The other junior partners, the Christian Democrats and the
Progress Party, had earlier said they too would accept Solberg's
(Reporting by Terje Solsvik and Nerijus Adomaitis
Editing by Chris Reese)
First Published: 2019-08-23 20:58:28
Updated 2019-08-23 23:12:14
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