Sources: NATO allies agree on Stoltenberg as next secretary-general

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NATO countries have reached agreement that former Norwegian Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg will be the Western military alliance's next secretary-general, diplomatic sources said on Friday.

"There's a consensus on his candidacy," one NATO source said, adding that a formal announcement could be made very soon, Reuters reported.

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