AMMAN, 12th January, 2017 (WAM) — Nasser Judeh, Jordanian Minister of Foreign and Expatriates Affairs, and his visiting Norwegian counterpart, Borge Brende, on Wednesday discussed efforts to revive the peace process between the Palestinians and Israelis and an upcoming peace conference in Paris next week.

According to the Petra News Agency, Judeh underlined Norway’s role in supporting Arab causes and its contributions as a major donor nation. The meeting also dealt with global efforts to combat terrorism and extremism.

The Norwegian minister emphasised that his country will continue to maintain close coordination and cooperation with Jordan on various issues and challenges facing the Middle East.