In their take on the controversial of asylum policy, the Center Party wants municipalities to get full state compensation for receiving asylum seekers instead of only getting a standard amount, Swedish Radio News reports.
- Full state compensation.
- President Abbas visits Sweden.
Foreign Minister Margot Wallström says she will use her leverage to urge Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to restart peace talks with Israel when he visits Sweden in February, Swedish Radio News reports.
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This year marks the 100th anniversary of the first Swedish animated film. Nowadays there are many talented Swedish film animators but no specific national film policy to help Swedish animators succeed internationally. Short films, documentaries and feature films all have their own advisers that allocates money through the Swedish Film Institute. But animated films do not have a specific advisor. If a Swedish film animator wants to apply for money, they must apply to one of the other categories, which is something film animation teacher Midhat Ajanovic thinks is interfering with the development of the art form."Inhibits production in the country."
This year marks the 100th anniversary of the first Swedish animated film, but there is no national film policy to help Swedish animators succeed internationally.
- Wants to renegotiate military cooperation.
The deal of military cooperation Sweden has with Saudi Arabia is set to expire this May but Thursday in Parliament, Prime Minister Stefan Löfven said that he wants to renegotiate the deal.
- Previous state secretary.
The government has appointed a national coordinator to improve the situation for the many EU-migrants who are begging on the streets in Sweden.
- Asked for an increase, got a cut.
The government will cut court funding by hundreds of millions of krona over the next few years. The National Courts Administration warns that this may lead to longer waiting times, TV4 news reports.