Our coverage of news about Sweden
- Eritrea releases 8 political prisoners.
News of the release of eight political prisoners from Eritrea has given hope to family members of Dawit Isaak, the Swedish-Eritrean journalist who has been jailed there for more than 12 years.
- SEK 300 million.
The Swedish government will not be paying money promised to the Green Climate Fund, meaning the small Center Party has been overruled by the leading Moderate Party.
- Fight for older voters.
The main opposition party wants to use SEK 1.5 billion to narrow the gap between retired people and those in work.
After questioning top ministers over the bothched Nuon deal, the chairman of parliament's constitutional committee concludes that the conflicting versions means someone is not telling the truth.