Overseas Minister Ine Eriksen Søreide (Høyre/Conservative Get together) doesn’t condemn the US assassination of Iranian normal Qasem Soleimani in Baghdad.
The Overseas Ministry issued a “sturdy condemnation” when Iraqi protesters final week attacked the US embassy in Baghdad, the place lives weren’t misplaced.
The same condemnation of US assassination of Iranian normal Qasem Soleimani has not been forthcoming.
“We don’t usually remark from the Norwegian aspect on the idea of worldwide regulation for the usage of pressure by different states, or whether or not they have dedicated a violation of worldwide regulation, except the UN Safety Council, the Worldwide Courtroom of Justice in The Hague (ICJ) or different authoritative sources have selected the problem,” Overseas Minister Ine Eriksen Søreide informed ABC Information.
Norway can’t determine on an impartial foundation whether or not the US assault was a violation of worldwide regulation, based on Søreide.
“We additionally shouldn’t have a ample overview of the state of affairs to have the ability to make an evaluation of whether or not the operation was in accordance with worldwide regulation,” replied the Overseas Minister.
Nevertheless, Søreide admits that she is deeply involved concerning the improvement.
“I’m deeply involved concerning the dramatic escalation we’ve seen in current weeks and days. We now have urged all events to assist calm the state of affairs and forestall it from escalating additional,” she writes.
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