Merkel states EU net payers will co-operate very closely over new EU budget. Must focus on new priorities. Expects joint EU Asylum system negotiated by June. Spoke after meeting Sweden's PM Stefan Loefven in Berlin

Map. History of North Europe conflict

16 July 2018
Russia boycott World Cup2 018 not on the cards, Merkel tells press after meeting Sweden's PM who adds Oslo's backing to Statement calling on Russia to explain Salisbury attack - other EU countries expected to follow suit at EU Summit next week4 month ago
Russia boycott World Cup2 018 not on the cards, Merkel tells press after meeting Sweden's PM who adds Oslo's backing to Statement calling on Russia to explain Salisbury attack - other EU countries expected to follow suit at EU Summit next week
Merkel welcomes Sweden's role as mediator in North Korea talks expected to take place between Trump and North Korea's ruler Kim Jong Un. North Korea Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho in Sweden today4 month ago
Merkel welcomes Sweden's role as mediator in North Korea talks expected to take place between Trump and North Korea's ruler Kim Jong Un. North Korea Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho in Sweden today
Merkel states EU net payers will co-operate very closely over new EU budget. Must focus on new priorities. Expects joint EU Asylum system negotiated by June. Spoke after meeting Sweden's PM Stefan Loefven in Berlin4 month ago
Merkel states EU net payers will co-operate very closely over new EU budget. Must focus on new priorities. Expects joint EU Asylum system negotiated by June. Spoke after meeting Sweden's PM Stefan Loefven in Berlin
Report: N.Korea says will talk to Sweden on 'bilateral relations' among other issues
North Korea's foreign minister visits Sweden, a move that can be seen as a first step toward the Scandinan country hosting meeting between Trump and Kim
4 month ago
Russian Antifa activist flees to Finland after accusing the Federal Security Service (FSB) of torturing him
4 month ago
Turkish Foreign Minister says former PYD co-chair Salih Muslim in Stockholm, TR has sent Sweden diplomatic note for his arrest
On DPRK, "We have to find a dialogue. It's not easy but that's the way it has to be" says @SwedishPM "It's a very dangerous situation and we need all to be very concerned"
His country "will do whatever we can" for dialogue with the DPRK, @SwedishPM. "I believe that they trust us. We're a non-aligned country."
"It was a pity that strategic negotiations ended" between US and EU, adds @SwedishPM
@SwedishPM says he understands @POTUS view, but for his small export dependent country "open and free trade" is critical
"The trans-Atlantic link is strong and it remains crucial to responding to global security challenges" says @SwedishPM "We greatly value our broad security and defense cooperation with the United States"
"I am convinced that tariffs will hurt us all," says Swedish PM Löfven during the joint conference with President Trump
"Sweden may not be big but it supports directly and indirectly one million jobs in the United States," says @SwedishPM
A $3 billion deal will send Patriot missile systems to Sweden, says @POTUS, adding "this is just the beginning."=
"They're investing tremendous amounts of money in the United States," @POTUS says of Swedish business leaders
Before the two leaders take questions they're reading prepared statements. @POTUS thanks Sweden for help in freeing Otto Warmbier from the DPRK=
President Trump meeting with Swedish Prime Minister Löfven in the Oval Office
4 month ago
Theresa May: things are going to be different post-Brexit, in certain ways our access each other's markets will be reduced but we will not accept the rights of Canada, or the obligations of Norway
Ethiopia's parliament ratifies emergency rule imposed after PM's resignation
4 month ago
Existing models like Norway and Canada are not right for our future: @theresa_may in her big speech on Brexit
4 month ago
Finnish PM says would dissolve coalition if healthcare reform falls
Small traces of radioactive iodine of unknown origin measured in Norway, Finland and Estonia.
4 month ago
More than 20 departures from Arlanda Airport north of Stockholm have been cancelled as a result of snow
Sweden's armed forces want to double defence budget by 2035
Swedish PM to hold joint press conference with Donald Trump
UNSC meeting on Syria ceasefire for Eastern Ghouta underway. Sweden Amb.: We are tested not just as diplomats but as human beings today.
4 month ago
South Korean, Finnish foreign ministers discuss cooperation on North Korean nukes
RNoAF F-35 drag chute landing. Pretty good weather in Norway on Feb. 16 when footage was filmed4 month ago
RNoAF F-35 drag chute landing. Pretty good weather in Norway on Feb. 16 when footage was filmed
On March 6 @SwedishPM to visit @WhiteHouse to discuss trade, investment, regional security and defense
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