IN PICTURES: British marines retake Sweden from ‘foreign power’ in military exercise

IN PICTURES: British marines retake Sweden from ‘foreign power’ in military exercise

The UK's Royal Marines have made a landing on the Swedish coast north of Kivik, and are trying to take a beachhead as part of a multinational exercise seeking to win back Skåne county from an occupying force.

Inside Sweden’s re-established military unit on Gotland

Inside Sweden’s re-established military unit on Gotland

Sweden hands out first jail terms for draft evasion since return of conscription

Sweden hands out first jail terms for draft evasion since return of conscription

How the Swedish army is preparing to defend against cyber attacks

How the Swedish army is preparing to defend against cyber attacks

Twice as many people to undergo military service tests in Sweden this year

Twice as many people to undergo military service tests in Sweden this year

Watch: Sweden’s Supreme Commander sings an Elvis hit at EuroPride

Watch: Sweden’s Supreme Commander sings an Elvis hit at EuroPride

Sweden mobilises Home Guard for first time since 1975

Sweden mobilises Home Guard for first time since 1975

The Swedish army spent more than 12 million kronor on dogs

The Swedish army spent more than 12 million kronor on dogs

Swedish soldier reports attack by unknown assailants during exercise

Swedish soldier reports attack by unknown assailants during exercise

Sweden’s military gets special gender handbook

Sweden’s military gets special gender handbook

Hunger complaints from Swedish soldiers in Mali

Hunger complaints from Swedish soldiers in Mali

Sweden considers new tactic to enlist soldiers

Sweden considers new tactic to enlist soldiers

Swedish officer sexually harassed on EU mission

Swedish officer sexually harassed on EU mission

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Rape suspect officer investigated for secrecy breach

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Sweden sends officers to Darfur

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Swedish soldiers “train with hangovers”

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Officer gets shorter jail term

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No explanation for reservist’s shooting spree

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Sweden ‘needs war to sell fighter planes’

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Swedish army trains right-wing extremists

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Army mix-up kills healthy horse

Conscripts protest in bid to join army

Conscripts protest in bid to join army

Government plans to scrap conscription

Government plans to scrap conscription

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Swedish army vehicle used to smuggle refugees

Gender-neutral military conscription proposed

Gender-neutral military conscription proposed

‘Sweden can no longer defend itself’

‘Sweden can no longer defend itself’

Swedish navy ready to hunt pirates

Swedish navy ready to hunt pirates

Commission calls for sweeping defence cuts

Commission calls for sweeping defence cuts

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Military under fire for poor helicopter maintenance

Swedish army to be cut by one third

Swedish army to be cut by one third

Little interest in military service – warning

Little interest in military service – warning

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Swedish soldiers will be forced to serve abroad

Swedish female soldiers get belated bra boost

Swedish female soldiers get belated bra boost

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Swedish woman arrested in India with live bullet

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Bones and guts in military ‘horror dungeon’

‘Super-Jas’ costlier than expected: report

‘Super-Jas’ costlier than expected: report

Soldier under fire for classified Facebook post

Soldier under fire for classified Facebook post

Military releases ‘secret’ foreign fighter jet pics

Military releases ‘secret’ foreign fighter jet pics

Use Patriot missiles to defend Sweden: minister

Use Patriot missiles to defend Sweden: minister