October 1, 2013
Ambassador Barry B. White departed his post in Norway on September 27, 2013. On his final day in office, Ambassador White shared some thoughts on his four years in Norway in an interview with the Public Affairs Section.
On September 11th 2013, President Obama nominated George James Tsunis of New York to the post as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Kingdom of Norway.
The U.S. Senate will now schedule a hearing of George Tsunis, before proceeding with confirmation proceedings. His arrival to Norway will depend on the confirmation schedule and other practical matters.
In the meantime, please feel free to read about the Ambassador's Residence Villa Otium.