News Sweden » Politics: Can foreign policy be feminist? Sweden says yes.
“She’s an incredibly popular politician and has been for a long time, which allows her to get away with saying and doing things that a lesser known or respected foreign minister never could,” says Emma Lundin, a historian who studies Swedish politics ...
News Sweden » Politics: 112.ua: Sweden declares its readiness to send peacekeepers to Donbas
Sweden is ready to provide its troops for the UN peacekeeping mission in Donbas, if Russia and the West agree to this. Swedish Defense Minister Peter Hultqvist said this at the Munich Security Conference, Reuters reports.
News Sweden » Politics: Missing bookseller hits out at Sweden in arranged interview
In a 20-minute appearance on Friday, Gui told reporters that officials in Sweden had "sensationalized" his case for political purposes ahead of this year's general election, according to the Post. The newspaper said it was approached by China's Ministry of ...
News Sweden » Politics: 'Good Sweden Bad Sweden' hits American shores: New York Review of Books
One year after Donald Trump's infamous "Last night in Sweden" speech, the world is still talking about Sweden, its values, politics, policies on crime and approach to integration. In the essay, published on Thursday, Rapacioli writes that Sweden serves ...
News Sweden » Politics: Belarus-EU cooperation discussed with Swedish ambassador
The parties discussed the Belarusian-Swedish political dialogue, trade and economic cooperation, Belarus' interaction with the European Union, Belarus' participation in the EU's Eastern Partnership initiative and the multilateral structures in the Baltic ...
News Sweden » Politics: Detained in China, book publisher accuses Sweden of using him like a 'chess piece'
Sweden, the European Union and the United States have called ... Gui was one of five Hong Kong-based booksellers known for publishing gossipy titles about Chinese political leaders who disappeared in 2015 and resurfaced in mainland China.
News Sweden » Politics: Transcript of Gui Minhai’s government-arranged interview: ‘Swedish government used me’
I don’t know if they were paying me attention or just manipulating me. The year 2018 is election year in Sweden … some politicians might be using me for political gains. I can’t rule out that some are trying to use me to create trouble for the ...
News Sweden » Politics: Swedish minister condemns China as missing bookseller row escalates
Sweden has condemned China’s “brutal” detention of Swedish ... whose disappearances symbolised China’s determination to enforce a hard line on political dissent and a free press, despite international criticism.
News Sweden » Politics: Activist protests at Swedish Foreign Min. over ‘weak’ response towards China’s detention of bookseller Gui Minhai
Their store, Causeway Bay Books, sold political gossip titles banned in the mainland ... He staged a demonstration outside the Swedish Foreign Ministry in Stockholm on Tuesday, displaying a large banner that said: “Foreign Minister M.
News Sweden » Politics: Kenya: Raila Odinga Tells Envoys to Keep Off Kenyan Politics
The statement that angered Mr Odinga was also signed by envoys Jutta Frasch (Germany), Alison Chartres (Australia), Mette Knudsen (Denmark), Victor Conrad Rønneberg (Norway), Anna Jardfelt (Sweden), Frans ... warned of the political crisis the country ...