Sweden Democrats focus on health care for election campaign

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As the other big parties have started talking tough on immigration, the populist Sweden Democrats are making a change, and taking up health care as their main cause for the 2018 election.

At a press conference in Örebro on Thursday, party leader Jimmie Åkesson presented the election platform, which focuses on shorter waiting times for health care, and more pay for nurses and other care staff.