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

Three young Swedes have been sentenced to prison this year for refusing to start or complete their national service.

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

Sweden’s Armed Forces had a shortage of new troops in 2017

Sweden’s Armed Forces had a shortage of new troops in 2017

What you need to know about Swedish military service and dual citizenship

What you need to know about Swedish military service and dual citizenship

Why Sweden is bringing back the draft

Why Sweden is bringing back the draft

Thousands of teens to be called up for military service

Thousands of teens to be called up for military service

Sweden advised to bring conscription back in 2018

Sweden advised to bring conscription back in 2018

Sweden could bring back conscription in 2019

Sweden could bring back conscription in 2019

Majority of Swedes back return to military service

Majority of Swedes back return to military service

Sweden considers new tactic to enlist soldiers

Sweden considers new tactic to enlist soldiers

Swedish military suffers ‘alarming’ drop-out rate

Swedish military suffers ‘alarming’ drop-out rate

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Alliance politicians call for end to military service

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Fewer teens to be called into army

Conscripts protest in bid to join army

Conscripts protest in bid to join army

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‘Scrap conscription’ say Swedes

Sweden makes moves to scrap conscription

Sweden makes moves to scrap conscription

Gender-neutral military conscription proposed

Gender-neutral military conscription proposed

‘End peacetime conscription’: government commission

‘End peacetime conscription’: government commission

Most Swedes support mandatory military service: poll

Most Swedes support mandatory military service: poll

‘Make conscription mandatory for women’: Social Democrats

‘Make conscription mandatory for women’: Social Democrats

One-fifth of Swedish military conscripts ‘fear for their lives’

One-fifth of Swedish military conscripts ‘fear for their lives’

Little interest in military service – warning

Little interest in military service – warning

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Swedish soldiers will be forced to serve abroad

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Swede jailed for desertion despite end of conscription

Swedish military turns to jobless to fill ranks

Swedish military turns to jobless to fill ranks

Recruitment woes plague Swedish military

Recruitment woes plague Swedish military