Norway to Receive 8000 Refugees in 3 Years

Photo : John Greiner Olsen / Stortinget| Prime Minister Erna Solberg and Finance Minister Siv Jensen..

According to TV2’s report, the political parties in Norwegian parliement finish the negotiations on refugee quota, and all parties except for Socialist Left (SV) and Progress Party (FRP)  reach to an agreement.

The proposed number was intitially 10,000 but the parties agreed on around 8,000 over a three year period.

After the decision, SV leader Audun Lysbakken withdraw from negotiations, as he found the number too low, while FrP withdraws from the negotiation due to high number of refugee quota.