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Swedish election 2018
Sweden is trying to form a government after the September 9th general election left the country with neither the left wing nor the right wing strong enough to hold a majority in parliament. Follow this page for the latest updates.
Sweden's Centre Party leader abandons bid to break political deadlock
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Swedish search for a prime minister continues amid budget debate
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Swedish word of the day: sonderingsperson
Swedish parliament rejects centre-right PM candidate Ulf Kristersson
Sweden in Focus: How did the political situation get to where it is today?
Centre-right PM candidate faces likely defeat in Swedish parliamentary vote
Swedish conservative leader to face prime minister vote with minority coalition
Snap election would cost Sweden millions of kronor
Analysis: A historic week ahead for the Swedish Parliament
Opinion: Swedish political deadlock crosses Atlantic to US
Sweden's Moderates leader Ulf Kristersson to be proposed as PM
Speaker to announce next steps in Swedish government talks
Sweden told to step up its game to fight international smear campaign
Sweden's party leaders meet for group talks in bid to break deadlock
What next for Sweden amid record-long government talks?
Sweden headed for 'untested ground' as budget deadline draws near
How a pop-up newsroom fought fake news during Sweden's election
Social Democrats hold on to power in Malmö
Swedish PM Stefan Löfven gets second try at breaking political deadlock
What next for Sweden after centre-right failure to form a government?
Swedish centre-right leader abandons first bid to form government
Who will govern Sweden? Eight possible coalition scenarios
This is how much you earn if you're a Swedish politician
Sweden Democrats take power in municipal council
Sweden's centre-right leader asked to form a government (or at least give it his best shot)
Talks over Malmö centrist coalition crash and burn
Talks on forming Sweden's new government to continue next week
Sweden begins process of finding a new prime minister
Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Löfven voted out by parliament
What's next for Sweden after confidence vote?
Swedish Prime Minister likely to be ousted in confidence vote today
Swedish parliament prepares to vote on prime minister
What's next for Sweden? Why today is crucial for the country's political future
Sweden’s Green Party to vote for left-wing deputy speaker candidate
Sweden Democrats to vote for Alliance candidate as parliamentary speaker
Will Swedish values survive the next two weeks?
Sweden's election is being misreported abroad – and this is a problem
Centre-right Alliance declines offer of 'cross-bloc' parliamentary speaker
In stats: How gender equal is Sweden's new parliament?
Why a railway caused a major upset in Gothenburg elections
Swedish Election Authority finishes vote count
Sweden's final election result delayed by two days
Opinion: How to counter Russian interference like a Swede
145 votes not counted in Sweden election after postal mix-up
Swedish election: centre-left coalition leads after all votes counted
Malmö's commuter-belt Moderates back talks with populists
Sweden counts overseas votes in dead-heat election
U2 singer Bono mocks Sweden Democrats at Paris concert
Six things we know and six we don't about Sweden's election
Sweden Democrats biggest in two-thirds of Skåne districts
Swedish election results change after reporting error
Will Sweden be able to form a government?
European stocks climb after Swedish election relief
A Swedish election night 'valvaka' through the eyes of a foreigner
The Sweden Election Playbook – A collaborative piece with Politico and The Local
Turnout up in Swedish election
What next for Sweden after election nailbiter?
Identity of new Swedish government unclear as nationalist influence grows
Sweden PM invites opposition to talks as far-right make election gains
Blog: Sweden faces uncertainty after dead-heat election
Immigrants anxious over rise of Swedish far-right
Swedish Liberal leader auctions shirt off his back to fight racism
Sjöbo, the town where Sweden Democrats hope for power
Sweden for beginners: Five things to know on election day
'Sweden has let the immigration issue hijack the political agenda'
The Local's guide to the Swedish parties' election promises
Ten must-read articles about the Swedish election
Opinion: Sweden and India – the many flavours of two thriving democracies
Sweden 'naive' about integration: ex-Peshmerga Swedish MP
Sweden Democrats to boycott public broadcaster following debate controversy
Opinion: 'So I'm not THAT type of immigrant? I've heard that before'
Election Q&A: How do you want to fix Sweden's housing crisis?
Election Q&A: What do you want to do to cut personal number red tape in Sweden?
Election Q&A: Where does your party stand on Swexit?
Sweden Democrats leader Åkesson receives death threat: party
Election Q&A: Where does your party stand on dual citizenship?
Election Q&A: How do you want to make it easier for foreign talent to come to Sweden?
Election Q&A: Do you want Swedish tests for would-be citizens?
Election Q&A: How do you want to decrease unemployment among foreigners?
Employment and economy key to growth of Sweden Democrats: research
Swedish election outcome uncertain in final days of campaign
Report: Swedes bombarded with 'fake news' ahead of election
Rural nationalists want to 'make Sweden great again'
How Swedish women won the right to vote
Wildfires and migrants: the issues defining the Swedish election
Who is Jimmie Åkesson, the architect of Sweden's rising far-right?
Sweden Democrat revelations bring back bad memories in Klippan
Will Sweden be able to form a government? Four possible election scenarios
'Political participation of migrants in Sweden is important for the quality of democracy'
Who is Sweden's Social Democratic Prime Minister Stefan Löfven?
Who is Sweden's Moderate opposition leader Ulf Kristersson?
Sweden Democrat leader's visit causes disquiet among Malmö's Muslims
Swedes enjoy world-class healthcare, but long queues frustrate voters
Social Democrats head for record low score in Sweden's election
Security service warns of increase in attempts to influence Swedish election
Protesters target Sweden Democrats and Alternative for Sweden with eggs and tomatoes
Two Sweden Democrats kicked out of party for Nazi purchases, Hitler support
Twitter bots amplify anti-immigration sentiment ahead of Swedish election
New and ‘fantastic’ Swedish national anthem aims to raise spirits before election
Social Democrat steps down after spreading false information in Arabic
Election vocabulary: How to talk about politics like a Swede
Several former Nazis running for office as Sweden Democrats: report
Social Democrats promise Swedish parents an extra week of paid holiday
What sort of government might Sweden have after the election?
What you need to know about Sweden's party leaders ahead of the 2018 election
Dual nationality question stirs debate in Sweden
Hollywood actor Joel Kinnaman in heartfelt plea to voters in Sweden
Swedish authorities monitor Islamic group's campaign to stop Swedish Muslims voting
Early voting starts in Sweden as election race heats up
Sweden's Social Democrats' website hacked in attack linked to Russia and North Korea
How to vote in the 2018 Swedish election
Sweden's parties fight for immigrant vote at 'Malmedalen' festival
International observers to monitor Swedish election for first time
Sweden grapples with neo-Nazis in election campaign
Swedes overseas start voting in the September election
Which party leader do people in Sweden trust most?
Wildfires put climate on the agenda in Swedish election
Yes, Sweden's Almedalen is still relevant in the digital age
'Sweden will never let anti-democratic forces take advantage of democracy,' vows PM Stefan Löfven
Support for anti-immigration Sweden Democrats grows ahead of Swedish election
Sweden's Moderates open to Sweden Democrats immigration deal
How robust is Sweden's democracy? (Clue: not very)
More faith in the EU and the economy: Six changes in Swedish opinion
Study Swedish or lose welfare, Swedish Social Democrats propose
Social Democrats call for tougher rules on labour migration to Sweden
How to understand the 2018 Swedish election through Abba songs
Facebook snubs Swedish government meeting
To win votes at home, Swedish politicians must discuss Sweden abroad
Ex-Trump aide Steve Bannon plans to visit Sweden this spring
Could the Sweden Democrats leave Sweden ungovernable after the election?
Sweden's Social Democrats propose ban on religious independent schools
This is Swedes' favourite minister: survey
How Sweden's getting ready for the election-year information war
These are Sweden's most (and least) popular ministers
Anti-immigration Sweden Democrats the biggest losers in new pre-election poll
Sweden's party leaders clash in heated TV debate
Sweden Democrat politician denies sexually assaulting fellow MP
Opinion: Getting foreign-born Swedes to vote in 2018 should be a key issue
King reminds MPs they represent 'all of Sweden', including immigrants
Where did it all go wrong for ousted party leader Anna Kinberg Batra?
This is who the Swedes want as Prime Minister in 2018
Social Democrats unharmed by IT scandal, polls suggest
Opinion: Why care about the Swedish government crisis?
Day of reckoning? Swedish parties anxiously await key poll results
Calls for opposition Moderate leader to be replaced before 2018 Swedish election: reports
Swedish PM Löfven warns of fake news concerns ahead of 2018 election
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