Swedish MP under fire over Twitter attack on former prime minister

Swedish MP under fire over Twitter attack on former prime minister

Swedish conservative party the Moderates have asked one of their most high-profile MPs to give up some of his parliamentary posts after accusing him of repeatedly overstepping the line on Twitter.

Theresa May ‘living on borrowed time’: Sweden’s ex-PM Carl Bildt

Theresa May ‘living on borrowed time’: Sweden’s ex-PM Carl Bildt

Watch: Swedish ex-PM Carl Bildt photobombs an interview and it’s a bit weird

Watch: Swedish ex-PM Carl Bildt photobombs an interview and it’s a bit weird

Former PM Carl Bildt says he’s ‘too old’ to return as Moderate leader, despite popularity in polls

Former PM Carl Bildt says he’s ‘too old’ to return as Moderate leader, despite popularity in polls

Former Swedish PM Carl Bildt most popular choice as new Moderate leader: poll

Former Swedish PM Carl Bildt most popular choice as new Moderate leader: poll

‘There’s great respect for the Swedish model’

‘There’s great respect for the Swedish model’

Trump’s victory ‘is end of the West as we know it’

Trump’s victory ‘is end of the West as we know it’

Afghan student ‘escaped’ on secret Swedish plane

Afghan student ‘escaped’ on secret Swedish plane

Bildt: ‘We must increase efforts in Iraq’

Bildt: ‘We must increase efforts in Iraq’

Swedish leaders speak out on Gaza crisis

Swedish leaders speak out on Gaza crisis

Bildt: Russia is breaking the law in Ukraine

Bildt: Russia is breaking the law in Ukraine

‘Crimea not a question for Nato’: Sweden

‘Crimea not a question for Nato’: Sweden

Bildt set for Iran trip in bid to beef up nuke deal

Bildt set for Iran trip in bid to beef up nuke deal

Slow ministry staff land Bildt in hot water

Slow ministry staff land Bildt in hot water

‘No apology needed for apartheid stance’: Bildt

‘No apology needed for apartheid stance’: Bildt

Russia dumps on Sweden in TV toilet rant

Russia dumps on Sweden in TV toilet rant

Swedes feared missing after Philippines typhoon

Swedes feared missing after Philippines typhoon

Sweden signs up to UN plan to curb US spying

Sweden signs up to UN plan to curb US spying

Sweden to help rid Syria of weapons

Sweden to help rid Syria of weapons

Did Sweden just sign up to ‘principled’ internet surveillance?

Did Sweden just sign up to ‘principled’ internet surveillance?

Bildt promises action after Russia adoption ban

Bildt promises action after Russia adoption ban

Carl Bildt backs Obama over Syria stance

Carl Bildt backs Obama over Syria stance

Bildt: Assad regime behind Syria gas attack

Bildt: Assad regime behind Syria gas attack

Foreign troop deployment could rise to 3,000

Foreign troop deployment could rise to 3,000

Most EU states likely to recognize Kosovo: Sweden

Most EU states likely to recognize Kosovo: Sweden

Bildt welcomes Castro resignation

Bildt welcomes Castro resignation

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Neo-nazis arrested near Kosovo demonstration

Bildt to break ice with Kosovo visit

Bildt to break ice with Kosovo visit

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Bildt sees economic challenge for Kosovo

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Bildt supports EU candidacy for Serbia

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Bildt urges China to respect Tibetan rights

Iraq conference: ‘Al-Qaeda will not be invited’

Iraq conference: ‘Al-Qaeda will not be invited’

Rice to visit Sweden for Iraq conference

Rice to visit Sweden for Iraq conference

Iraqi prime minister arrives in Sweden

Iraqi prime minister arrives in Sweden

Rice rounds off Stockholm visit with Kiss

Rice rounds off Stockholm visit with Kiss

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Bildt slams Mugabe’s re-election in Zimbabwe

Bildt praises Serbia over Karadzic arrest

Bildt praises Serbia over Karadzic arrest

Nuder wrote book rather than casting Riksdag votes

Nuder wrote book rather than casting Riksdag votes

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Sweden invokes Hitler in condemning Russian assault

Bildt visits Georgia in peace bid

Bildt visits Georgia in peace bid

Sweden summons Russian diplomat

Sweden summons Russian diplomat

Russia to pay a high price: Bildt

Russia to pay a high price: Bildt

Georgia crisis ‘should prompt Swedish military rethink’

Georgia crisis ‘should prompt Swedish military rethink’

Bildt plays down Russian nuclear threat

Bildt plays down Russian nuclear threat

Bildt heading to Paris for Georgia talks

Bildt heading to Paris for Georgia talks

‘Send peacekeepers to Georgia’: Bildt

‘Send peacekeepers to Georgia’: Bildt

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Bildt rejects Georgia-Kosovo comparison

Bildt calls for summit on Georgia

Bildt calls for summit on Georgia

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‘Russian advance pushing Georgia closer to Europe’: Bildt

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‘Russia planned Georgian invasion,’ Saakashvili tells Swedish paper

‘More pro-democracy aid to Russia’: Bildt

‘More pro-democracy aid to Russia’: Bildt

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Bildt lauds Serbia over hunt for war criminals

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Bildt calls Ahtisaari’s 2008 Nobel Peace Prize ‘well-deserved’

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Bildt rules out Swedish euro talks

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Swedish television admits mistake in Bildt report

Bildt’s behaviour has Russians seeing red

Bildt’s behaviour has Russians seeing red

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Bildt calls for new EU talks with Russia

More Swedish troops and aid to Afghanistan

More Swedish troops and aid to Afghanistan

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Bildt plays down nanny tax ‘scandal’

Swede among Mumbai hostages

Swede among Mumbai hostages

Nordic countries demand Mugabe’s resignation

Nordic countries demand Mugabe’s resignation

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Bildt urges renewal of Gaza ceasefire

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Bildt calls for Gaza borders to open

Borg and Bildt top people’s poll

Borg and Bildt top people’s poll

Bildt: isolation of Gaza ‘morally indefensible’

Bildt: isolation of Gaza ‘morally indefensible’

Reinfeldt in unexpected visit to Afghanistan

Reinfeldt in unexpected visit to Afghanistan

Bildt makes unexpected visit to Gaza

Bildt makes unexpected visit to Gaza

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Bildt bodyguard sues over airport outburst

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Bildt: Bosnia not ready for EU entry

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Sweden joins UN racism conference walkout

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‘Unity in Cyprus a chance for peace’: Bildt

Bildt to Sri Lanka for ceasefire talks

Bildt to Sri Lanka for ceasefire talks

‘Bandwagon jumper’ Bildt in Sri Lanka snub

‘Bandwagon jumper’ Bildt in Sri Lanka snub

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War crimes suspect claims Bildt helped engineer immunity deal

Sarkozy snubs Sweden: French press

Sarkozy snubs Sweden: French press

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Bildt can’t help prove Karadzic’s alleged immunity deal

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Bildt urges ‘time out’ over Balkan border dispute

Bildt pushes Iran to allow peaceful protests

Bildt pushes Iran to allow peaceful protests

Sweden braces for ‘trying’ EU presidency

Sweden braces for ‘trying’ EU presidency

Reinfeldt and Bildt: tactician and veteran diplomat at EU helm

Reinfeldt and Bildt: tactician and veteran diplomat at EU helm

Bildt blasé over German EU delay

Bildt blasé over German EU delay

Russia snubs Sweden summit plans

Russia snubs Sweden summit plans

Bildt to meet accused war criminal’s lawyer

Bildt to meet accused war criminal’s lawyer

EU mulls diplomatic pullout in Iran: Sweden

EU mulls diplomatic pullout in Iran: Sweden

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Bildt set to meet Karadzic lawyer

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Bildt: EU faces ‘difficult choices’ on Iran

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Bildt: Iranian government facing ‘legitimacy’ issues

Bildt to meet Holbrooke in Kabul ahead of elections

Bildt to meet Holbrooke in Kabul ahead of elections

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Bildt: bigger role for EU in Afghanistan

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Israel awaits stronger reaction from Bildt

Israel presses Sweden for ‘condemnation’

Israel presses Sweden for ‘condemnation’

Bildt to Afghanistan for talks

Bildt to Afghanistan for talks

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Italy: EU should condemn Aftonbladet article

‘No time line for Afghanistan exit’: Bildt

‘No time line for Afghanistan exit’: Bildt

Sweden says EU ready for ‘talks or confrontation’ with Iran

Sweden says EU ready for ‘talks or confrontation’ with Iran

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Israel: Bildt to scrap scheduled visit

Afghanistan talks should be held in Kabul: Bildt

Afghanistan talks should be held in Kabul: Bildt

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Swedish forces to remain in Afghanistan

Bildt’s inaction breeds suspicion in Israel

Bildt’s inaction breeds suspicion in Israel

Afghanistan must bridge credibility gap: Bildt

Afghanistan must bridge credibility gap: Bildt

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Israel accuses Sweden of ‘diplomatic coup’

Swedes cast about for EU job candidates

Swedes cast about for EU job candidates

Too early to recognize Palestinian state: Bildt

Too early to recognize Palestinian state: Bildt

Bildt fears insipid EU top job compromise

Bildt fears insipid EU top job compromise

Bildt in tax probe over nanny’s fees

Bildt in tax probe over nanny’s fees

Bildt blasts ‘prejudice’ of Swiss minaret ban

Bildt blasts ‘prejudice’ of Swiss minaret ban

UK MPs back Swedish presidency on Jerusalem

UK MPs back Swedish presidency on Jerusalem

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Bildt blasts Belarus over student’s expulsion

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Bildt and Miliband chide EU foreign chief

Swedish leaders see unity on Afghanistan

Swedish leaders see unity on Afghanistan

WikiLeaks makes world ‘less safe’: Bildt

WikiLeaks makes world ‘less safe’: Bildt

Bildt a ‘medium-sized dog’: US embassy

Bildt a ‘medium-sized dog’: US embassy

Bildt denies US contact on Assange extradition

Bildt denies US contact on Assange extradition

Budget cuts to force embassy closures: Bildt

Budget cuts to force embassy closures: Bildt

Sweden attack message ‘very serious’: Reinfeldt

Sweden attack message ‘very serious’: Reinfeldt

Bildt pays tribute to diplomat Holbrooke

Bildt pays tribute to diplomat Holbrooke

Sweden to close five embassies

Sweden to close five embassies

Swedish FM’s blog posts racy ads after hack

Swedish FM’s blog posts racy ads after hack

Bildt WikiLeak ‘troublesome’ if true: MP

Bildt WikiLeak ‘troublesome’ if true: MP

Bildt’s silence on WikiLeak fuels criticism

Bildt’s silence on WikiLeak fuels criticism

More Swedish embassies set for closure: report

More Swedish embassies set for closure: report

Egyptians in Sweden: Tunisia was the trigger

Egyptians in Sweden: Tunisia was the trigger

Sweden issues Cairo travel warning

Sweden issues Cairo travel warning

Sweden issues Egypt travel warning

Sweden issues Egypt travel warning

Foreign office on hand to aid stranded Swedes

Foreign office on hand to aid stranded Swedes

ABB closes Egypt factories over unrest

ABB closes Egypt factories over unrest

Bildt hails end of Mubarak era in Egypt

Bildt hails end of Mubarak era in Egypt

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Swedish tour operators end Egypt season

Swedish reporter stabbed in Cairo drama

Swedish reporter stabbed in Cairo drama

SVT reporter: I could have been killed

SVT reporter: I could have been killed

Sweden welcomes Mubarak’s resignation

Sweden welcomes Mubarak’s resignation

Sweden to open secret files on Cold War’s end

Sweden to open secret files on Cold War’s end

‘Turkey and the EU need each other’: Bildt

‘Turkey and the EU need each other’: Bildt

Sweden issues Libya travel warning

Sweden issues Libya travel warning

Libyan embassy ‘doesn’t represent anything’: Bildt

Libyan embassy ‘doesn’t represent anything’: Bildt

Swedish Gripen fighters on Libya standby

Swedish Gripen fighters on Libya standby

Sweden expects Tuesday Libya mission call: Bildt

Sweden expects Tuesday Libya mission call: Bildt

Swedish house votes for Libya mission

Swedish house votes for Libya mission

Sweden mulls impact of Finnish far-right rise

Sweden mulls impact of Finnish far-right rise

Bildt: sex assault scandal shouldn’t damage IMF

Bildt: sex assault scandal shouldn’t damage IMF

Borg slams Gordon Brown as new IMF head

Borg slams Gordon Brown as new IMF head

Two Libyan diplomats expelled from Sweden

Two Libyan diplomats expelled from Sweden

Bildt: Mladic arrest ‘a good day for Europe’

Bildt: Mladic arrest ‘a good day for Europe’

Sweden reaches new deal on Libya mission

Sweden reaches new deal on Libya mission

Riksdag votes to extend Libya mission

Riksdag votes to extend Libya mission

Carl Bildt voted ‘funniest’ Swedish politician

Carl Bildt voted ‘funniest’ Swedish politician

Swedish diplomat attacked in Belarus

Swedish diplomat attacked in Belarus

Reinfeldt ‘open’ to Swedish troops in Libya

Reinfeldt ‘open’ to Swedish troops in Libya

Qaddafi ‘bizarre yet fascinating’: Bildt

Qaddafi ‘bizarre yet fascinating’: Bildt

Bildt makes shock Palestinian envoy move

Bildt makes shock Palestinian envoy move

Palestinians hopeful of Swedish UN vote

Palestinians hopeful of Swedish UN vote

Sweden warns Syria over dissident harrassment

Sweden warns Syria over dissident harrassment

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Ministers tout ‘Swedish model’ to solve European debt crisis

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Bildt avoids Sudan war crimes probe

Bildt: UNESCO decision will ‘hurt Palestine’

Bildt: UNESCO decision will ‘hurt Palestine’

Bildt: Sweden backs Balkans’ EU push

Bildt: Sweden backs Balkans’ EU push

Sweden summons Iran envoy after storming

Sweden summons Iran envoy after storming

Sweden ‘weakened’ EU sanctions against Syria

Sweden ‘weakened’ EU sanctions against Syria

Kim Jong Il’s death demands ‘vigilance’: Bildt

Kim Jong Il’s death demands ‘vigilance’: Bildt

‘Lundin may have led Bildt to the heart of darkness’

‘Lundin may have led Bildt to the heart of darkness’

Bildt to meet jailed journalists’ relatives

Bildt to meet jailed journalists’ relatives

Protesters question Carl Bildt as foreign minister

Protesters question Carl Bildt as foreign minister

Sweden launches new Wallenberg investigation

Sweden launches new Wallenberg investigation

WikiLeaks smear effort to reveal Bildt as US ‘spy’

WikiLeaks smear effort to reveal Bildt as US ‘spy’

Bildt ‘worried’ over WikiLeaks smear plans

Bildt ‘worried’ over WikiLeaks smear plans

Bildt wants Sweden to be ‘world power’: WikiLeaks

Bildt wants Sweden to be ‘world power’: WikiLeaks

Tweeting Bildt to journo: ‘Look for a proper job’

Tweeting Bildt to journo: ‘Look for a proper job’

Angry journos blast Bildt over Bosnia role

Angry journos blast Bildt over Bosnia role

Bildt bites back over ‘lies’ in Bosnia row

Bildt bites back over ‘lies’ in Bosnia row

Arctic oil drill ban would be ‘irresponsible’: Bildt

Arctic oil drill ban would be ‘irresponsible’: Bildt

Bildt in surprise meeting with jailed journos

Bildt in surprise meeting with jailed journos

‘We don’t talk to the Swedes at all’: Afwerki

‘We don’t talk to the Swedes at all’: Afwerki

‘Bildt bugged in Russia opposition meet-up’

‘Bildt bugged in Russia opposition meet-up’

Several detained after Syrian embassy protest

Several detained after Syrian embassy protest

‘The government acted too slowly’: relatives

‘The government acted too slowly’: relatives

Ethiopia bans Swedish state television: report

Ethiopia bans Swedish state television: report

Sweden vows to push for Dawit Isaak’s release

Sweden vows to push for Dawit Isaak’s release

Israeli PM’s Iran bomb cartoon ‘confusing’: Bildt

Israeli PM’s Iran bomb cartoon ‘confusing’: Bildt

Sweden agrees to help monitor Nato airspace

Sweden agrees to help monitor Nato airspace

Bildt bashes new Sweden Democrat poll rise

Bildt bashes new Sweden Democrat poll rise

Sweden to support Palestinian UN upgrade

Sweden to support Palestinian UN upgrade

Bildt slams ‘provocative’ North Korea nuke test

Bildt slams ‘provocative’ North Korea nuke test

Sweden a ‘humanitarian super power’: Bildt

Sweden a ‘humanitarian super power’: Bildt

Bildt accused of leaking secrets to the US

Bildt accused of leaking secrets to the US

Bildt disarms nuke critics in shock radio show call

Bildt disarms nuke critics in shock radio show call

Sweden eyes Mali peacekeeping mission

Sweden eyes Mali peacekeeping mission

Bildt: surveillance in Sweden ‘not like Prism’

Bildt: surveillance in Sweden ‘not like Prism’

‘Time for united EU to be global security player’

‘Time for united EU to be global security player’

Bildt in Twitter row over Egyptian violence

Bildt in Twitter row over Egyptian violence

US-Sweden today: The ties that Carl built

US-Sweden today: The ties that Carl built

Hague and Bildt book meeting via Twitter

Hague and Bildt book meeting via Twitter