‘No apology needed for apartheid stance’: Bildt

‘No apology needed for apartheid stance’: Bildt

Swedish Foreign Minister Carl Bildt on Monday rejected calls for his Moderate Party to apologize for its previous stance on sanctions for apartheid South Africa ahead of Nelson Mandela's funeral on Tuesday.

Mandela’s 1999 speech in Sweden’s Riksdag

Mandela’s 1999 speech in Sweden’s Riksdag

Sweden and Mandela’s anti-apartheid struggle

Sweden and Mandela’s anti-apartheid struggle

IN PICTURES: Nelson Mandela and Sweden

IN PICTURES: Nelson Mandela and Sweden

Sweden hails Mandela: ‘He changed the world’

Sweden hails Mandela: ‘He changed the world’