Norway’s former PM Jens Stoltenberg named new NATO Secretary-General
- Ex. Norwegian premier Jens Stoltenberg will take over from Fogh Rasmussen this Oct 1, whose 5 year 2 month term ends.
- He is presently the head of Labour party, famously known as a consensus maker.
- NATO pins their hopes on him to restore good relations with Russia.
- He established strong international networks & honed his skills as a cross border negotiator whilst he served as Premier of various Governments.