Monthly Archives: September 2014

New Govt announced

http://www.thelocal.se/20140926/sweden-awaits-new-government Social Democrats and Greens will govern together. Löfven wants the Left Party’s support but V (Vänster) will still be excluded from Government. It is unlikely the V’s leader Jonas Sjöstedt will agree. There is a funny one-picture cartoon in Dagens Nyheter (p. … Continue reading

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Swedish Election: lurching rightwards

Swedish events barely figure in the international news. So I am reporting this here. It will be difficult to form any majority after the 14 September Riksdag election (Riksdag is unicameral), when no party won more than 30 percent of … Continue reading

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