News Sweden » Gotland: Sweden says open to leading UN peacekeeping mission in Ukraine
Russia's maneuvers prompted Sweden to deploy a permanent unit of 350 soldiers on the strategically important Baltic Sea island of Gotland. Hultqvist said in December that a "worsened security situation" in the Baltic region was behind the decision.
News Sweden » Gotland: Paradise farm with rare Gotland sheep herd to be featured in national magazine [video, photos]
Tamarack is home to the Ahlseen family and, in a tribute to Jeff and Christina Ahlseen’s Swedish heritage, a growing flock of Gotland sheep. In this curve of about 9 acres, the flock wanders between two pastures; Christina Ahlseen runs a shop selling ...
News Sweden » Gotland: Meet All the Cute Royal Children From Around the World
He is sixth in line for the Swedish throne. Leonore Lilian Maria, Princess of Sweden, Duchess of Gotland is eighth in line for the Swedish throne. She is the oldest child of Princess Madeleine and Christopher O'Neill. Nicolas Paul Gustaf, Prince of Sweden ...
News Sweden » Gotland: Our Northern Ally in Sweden
In September of last year, Sweden held its largest wargames in recent years and reintroduced troops to the island county of Gotland. A token force of 150, it is a symbolic presence strategically located halfway between Sweden and Latvia in the Baltic Sea.
News Sweden » Gotland: Falklands Islands: Games 2017 Gotland Sweden
INTERNATIONAL Sporting endeavour will take centre stage on June 24-30 when the Falkland Islands athletes will join their counterparts from many small Islands around the world to compete in the 17th NatWest Island Games in Gotland. Megabyte allowances will ...
News Sweden » Gotland: Russian menace pushes Sweden towards Nato
Getting the infrastructure ready, even for this small force, will take time. Having turned its back on Gotland 20 years ago, the Swedish military is starting again from scratch. The former barracks have long since been turned into local government offices.
News Sweden » Gotland: Sweden buys back submarine base on Gotland
Sweden has decided to buy back the port in Fårösund on Gotland under an agreement signed by the Swedish Fortifications Agency (SFA) on 15 January, the agency has said. The SEK20 million (USD2.5 million) deal must be approved by the government by 16 April.
News Sweden » Gotland: Russia-Sweden War? Swedes Prepares For Potential Military Invasion On Baltic Island
A group of eight military experts wrote and edited the report published by the Royal Academy of Military Sciences that runs down the possibilities and consequences of a Russian invasion of Gotland, Sweden, a strategic military locale and tourist attraction ...
News Sweden » Gotland: Playing hard to get! Princess Leonore of Sweden is delightfully cheeky as she hides out in a flowery meadow to give her parents a right royal run-around
She may have been on an official royal engagement, but Princess Leonore of Sweden gave her parents a right royal run around as they visited stables in Gotland today. The two-year-old put on an adorably cheeky display as her parents Princess Madeleine and ...