Swedish opposition leader: ‘Why I’m prepared to work with the Sweden Democrats’

Swedish opposition leader: ‘Why I’m prepared to work with the Sweden Democrats’

The de facto leader of Sweden's right-wing opposition, who three years ago vowed never to work with the Sweden Democrats, has said the anti-immigration party has become more 'serious' in its politics.

Swedish opposition party calls for slashed spending on ‘biased’ public broadcaster

Swedish opposition party calls for slashed spending on ‘biased’ public broadcaster

Swedish MP under fire over Twitter attack on former prime minister

Swedish MP under fire over Twitter attack on former prime minister

Swedish town bans Islamic headscarf in primary schools

Swedish town bans Islamic headscarf in primary schools

Swedish Moderate-led council to ban halal meat in deal with populists

Swedish Moderate-led council to ban halal meat in deal with populists

Analysis: A historic week ahead for the Swedish Parliament

Analysis: A historic week ahead for the Swedish Parliament

Who is Sweden’s Moderate opposition leader Ulf Kristersson?

Who is Sweden’s Moderate opposition leader Ulf Kristersson?

Moderate Party sinks in polls as election nears

Moderate Party sinks in polls as election nears

Sweden’s Moderates open to Sweden Democrats immigration deal

Sweden’s Moderates open to Sweden Democrats immigration deal

How to understand the 2018 Swedish election through Abba songs

How to understand the 2018 Swedish election through Abba songs

Swedish opposition leader: ‘In Sweden, we speak Swedish’

Swedish opposition leader: ‘In Sweden, we speak Swedish’

Could the Sweden Democrats leave Sweden ungovernable after the election?
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Could the Sweden Democrats leave Sweden ungovernable after the election?

Sweden’s Moderates elect ‘pragmatic’ new leader

Sweden’s Moderates elect ‘pragmatic’ new leader

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

Where did it all go wrong for ousted party leader Anna Kinberg Batra?

Where did it all go wrong for ousted party leader Anna Kinberg Batra?

Moderate opposition leader Anna Kinberg Batra resigns

Moderate opposition leader Anna Kinberg Batra resigns

Fresh calls for Swedish opposition Moderate leader to be replaced

Fresh calls for Swedish opposition Moderate leader to be replaced

Former Sweden minister departs job over party controversy

Former Sweden minister departs job over party controversy

Former Swedish Finance Minister apologizes for ‘blackout’ at party

Former Swedish Finance Minister apologizes for ‘blackout’ at party

‘You’re not welcome in Sweden’: row between Sweden Democrat and Moderate politician

‘You’re not welcome in Sweden’: row between Sweden Democrat and Moderate politician

Calls for opposition Moderate leader to be replaced before 2018 Swedish election: reports

Calls for opposition Moderate leader to be replaced before 2018 Swedish election: reports

Analysis: How significant is Moderate MP’s defection to Sweden Democrats?

Analysis: How significant is Moderate MP’s defection to Sweden Democrats?

Could crisis in the opposition bring a new political climate in Sweden?

Could crisis in the opposition bring a new political climate in Sweden?

Swedish Moderate leader’s power play backfires leaving opposition divisions exposed

Swedish Moderate leader’s power play backfires leaving opposition divisions exposed

Swedish ‘whore video’ politician makes an apology

Swedish ‘whore video’ politician makes an apology

Former Swedish PM set to become US banker

Former Swedish PM set to become US banker

Swedish PM reported for slow refugee response

Swedish PM reported for slow refugee response

Swedish party named in refugee ads slams drive

Swedish party named in refugee ads slams drive

Moderates: ‘Grant local powers to ban begging’

Moderates: ‘Grant local powers to ban begging’

Support grows for right and Swedish nationalists

Support grows for right and Swedish nationalists

Should refugees get only ‘temporary’ permits?

Should refugees get only ‘temporary’ permits?

Sweden’s opposition votes in woman leader

Sweden’s opposition votes in woman leader

Sweden’s opposition to get new woman leader

Sweden’s opposition to get new woman leader

Swedes say country has taken wrong turn

Swedes say country has taken wrong turn

Is the PM overstaying his welcome?

Is the PM overstaying his welcome?

Moderates slammed for sending voting ‘advice’

Moderates slammed for sending voting ‘advice’

Government to seal lid on secret donations

Government to seal lid on secret donations

Have Sweden’s politicians totally lost their sense of direction?

Have Sweden’s politicians totally lost their sense of direction?

‘No apology needed for apartheid stance’: Bildt

‘No apology needed for apartheid stance’: Bildt

Government’s approval rating at all-time low

Government’s approval rating at all-time low

‘Timeout’ for MP in sexual harassment probe

‘Timeout’ for MP in sexual harassment probe

Moderate MP accused of sexual harassment

Moderate MP accused of sexual harassment

Moderates’ new ‘workers’ party’ logo sparks fury

Moderates’ new ‘workers’ party’ logo sparks fury

Infighting threatens Moderate Party: report

Infighting threatens Moderate Party: report

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Right behind Reinfeldt

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Reinfeldt backtracks over benefit cuts

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Moderates surge ahead in poll

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Votes trickle away from Social Democrats

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Public’s confidence in government falls

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Moderates ahead of Social Democrats in poll

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Persson losing voter confidence

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Opposition lead over government grows

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Parties mobilise for election

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Right-wing lead “unassailable”

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Right increases lead in poll

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Socialists close in on conservative block

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Swedish opposition launches joint foreign policy

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Moderates demand SD data records

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Top Moderate quits post after tax ‘error’

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Moderates reject cooperation with far-right party

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Moderates call for focus on poor language

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Reinfeldt demands more tax cuts

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Sweden’s new workers’ party on the cusp of power

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Moderate politician in “bloody immigrants” storm

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Moderates to change party secretary

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Challenger takes over Moderates’ youth party

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Former Speaker quits the Moderates

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Moderates promise more female candidates

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Moderate women demand more top posts

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Reinfeldt promises more tax cuts

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Gay marriage and defence in focus at Moderate conference

Moderates back gay marriage

Moderates back gay marriage

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Moderate council strikes deal with Sweden Democrats

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Moderates want more top women

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Moderates halt slide in voter support

Moderates: No forced retirement

Moderates: No forced retirement

Reinfeldt: ‘focus on elderly instead of unemployed’

Reinfeldt: ‘focus on elderly instead of unemployed’

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Poll: ‘Government will lose election’

Voters abandon Social Democrats in droves

Voters abandon Social Democrats in droves

Moderates want tougher immigration rules

Moderates want tougher immigration rules

Moderate support at 12-year high: poll

Moderate support at 12-year high: poll

Alliance parties agree to reduce taxes

Alliance parties agree to reduce taxes

Opposition stays ahead in new poll

Opposition stays ahead in new poll

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Moderates add feminist touch to policy platform

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Moderates knew of election list fraud: report

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More Moderates resign over internal vote fraud

Voter support split evenly between coalitions: poll

Voter support split evenly between coalitions: poll

Reinfeldt congratulates Cameron on victory

Reinfeldt congratulates Cameron on victory

Alliance best for economy: poll

Alliance best for economy: poll

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Sweden Democrats continue slide: poll

‘Green Party voters most likely to change sides’

‘Green Party voters most likely to change sides’

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Poll blow for Social Democrats

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Alliance coalition passes opposition: poll

Social Democrat slide continues: poll

Social Democrat slide continues: poll

Moderates pledge to uphold job security law

Moderates pledge to uphold job security law

Moderates overtake Social Democrats: poll

Moderates overtake Social Democrats: poll

Moderates are largest party: poll

Moderates are largest party: poll

Duelling coalitions evenly split: poll

Duelling coalitions evenly split: poll

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More Swedes excluded from job market

Alliance inches ahead of opposition: poll

Alliance inches ahead of opposition: poll

Sweden Democrats hold balance of power: poll

Sweden Democrats hold balance of power: poll

Alliance builds tiny but consistent lead

Alliance builds tiny but consistent lead

Party leaders, not issues, will determine election

Party leaders, not issues, will determine election

Polls: Social Democrat support falls to new lows

Polls: Social Democrat support falls to new lows

Poll: Alliance on track for absolute majority

Poll: Alliance on track for absolute majority

Poll: Alliance extends lead

Poll: Alliance extends lead

Alliance dominates the polls as election nears

Alliance dominates the polls as election nears

Eriksson: Green-Alliance tie-up ‘not on the table’

Eriksson: Green-Alliance tie-up ‘not on the table’

Brains behind Moderates’ success steps down

Brains behind Moderates’ success steps down

‘Dodgy’ flat rental dogs Moderates’ Arkelsten

‘Dodgy’ flat rental dogs Moderates’ Arkelsten

Moderates record highest ever support: poll

Moderates record highest ever support: poll

Bid to reform Swedish political donations fails

Bid to reform Swedish political donations fails

How Moderate success could doom the Alliance

How Moderate success could doom the Alliance

Moderates largest party in Sweden: survey

Moderates largest party in Sweden: survey

Sweden’s Alliance parties gain majority in new poll

Sweden’s Alliance parties gain majority in new poll

Moderates suffer drop in voter support: poll

Moderates suffer drop in voter support: poll

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Sweden’s far-right votes with the government: study

Moderate u-turn on political party donations

Moderate u-turn on political party donations

Moderates signal break with Church of Sweden

Moderates signal break with Church of Sweden

Moderates backpedal on sex change law

Moderates backpedal on sex change law

Greens back Moderate Party cooperation

Greens back Moderate Party cooperation

Moderates in decline: poll

Moderates in decline: poll

Support for Social Democrats rising: poll

Support for Social Democrats rising: poll

Top young Moderates sacked over Nazi salute

Top young Moderates sacked over Nazi salute

Fredrik Reinfeldt criticized in new book

Fredrik Reinfeldt criticized in new book

Red-Greens overtake Alliance government: poll

Red-Greens overtake Alliance government: poll

Moderates plan to combat child poverty

Moderates plan to combat child poverty

Social Democrats reach new poll heights

Social Democrats reach new poll heights

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Sweden Democrats fourth-largest party

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Drop in polls ‘reverse Juholt effect’: Moderates

Government parties lose ground in polls

Government parties lose ground in polls

Man sent sex threats in Moderate politico’s name

Man sent sex threats in Moderate politico’s name

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Moderates make early push for 2014 election

Punish teen criminals with curfews: Reinfeldt

Punish teen criminals with curfews: Reinfeldt

Swedish conservatives propose stricter rules for citizenship

Swedish conservatives propose stricter rules for citizenship

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Ex-minister: financial transactions tax ‘failed’