Norway's PM Solberg resigns

Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg resigned on Tuesday, submitting a letter of resignation in person to King Harald V during a meeting of the Council of State in the Royal Palace.

"The King has accepted this, and asked me to lead a business ministry until a new government is appointed," said Solberg during a press conference after the meeting.

Her resignation came after an eight-year tenure as prime minister.

Source(s): Xinhua News Agency

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