Swedish PM: ‘Important US doesn’t isolate itself’

Swedish PM: ‘Important US doesn’t isolate itself’

Swedish prime minister Stefan Löfven has praised US president Barack Obama ahead of Tuesday's leaders' summit in New York on refugees.

‘True vulnerability is to flee if you don’t know you’ll survive’

‘True vulnerability is to flee if you don’t know you’ll survive’

Swedish PMs to be called to scrutiny committee

Swedish PMs to be called to scrutiny committee

Swedes keep the faith in Reinfeldt: poll

Swedes keep the faith in Reinfeldt: poll

‘Plenty of space in Sweden for refugees’

‘Plenty of space in Sweden for refugees’

Swedish PM has ‘successful’ Clinton talks

Swedish PM has ‘successful’ Clinton talks

Reinfeldt says goodbye in last debate

Reinfeldt says goodbye in last debate

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ELECTIONS BLOG: Updates and analysis

Reinfeldt ‘would support’ anti-terror laws

Reinfeldt ‘would support’ anti-terror laws

Parties duel as refugee costs rocket

Parties duel as refugee costs rocket

Reinfeldt calls for tolerance to refugees

Reinfeldt calls for tolerance to refugees

Reinfeldt gives ‘best’ and ‘last’ Almedalen speech

Reinfeldt gives ‘best’ and ‘last’ Almedalen speech

Reinfeldt promises jobs agenda for election

Reinfeldt promises jobs agenda for election

Swedes say country has taken wrong turn

Swedes say country has taken wrong turn

Löfven slates ‘cocky’ PM in number-crunch row

Löfven slates ‘cocky’ PM in number-crunch row

PM calls opposition leader dishonest

PM calls opposition leader dishonest

Sweden touts pro-free trade agenda at Davos

Sweden touts pro-free trade agenda at Davos

Government’s approval rating at all-time low

Government’s approval rating at all-time low

Voter faith in Reinfeldt hits new lows

Voter faith in Reinfeldt hits new lows

Moderates’ new ‘workers’ party’ logo sparks fury

Moderates’ new ‘workers’ party’ logo sparks fury

Voter trust in Reinfeldt at three-year low

Voter trust in Reinfeldt at three-year low

PM reshuffles cabinet as parliament opens

PM reshuffles cabinet as parliament opens

Sweden slashes income tax in pre-election budget

Sweden slashes income tax in pre-election budget

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Swedish teen hits gold with love tweets to PM

Syria looms as Sweden readies for Obama

Syria looms as Sweden readies for Obama

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Sweden reacts to Bush victory: Jaaaaaaaa…

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Reinfeldt backtracks over benefit cuts

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Persson and Nordic Ministers promised help

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Reinfeldt most popular party leader

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Swedish party leaders congratulate Blair

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Alliance gets on the rails to woo voters

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No clear winner in Swedish party leader debate

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Support for government at new low

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Swedish party leaders clash on jobs

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Persson attacks Moderates on sick pay

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Reinfeldt “wins TV battle”

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Lower taxes in opposition budget

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Lower taxes but higher fees in Alliance budget

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Guess who’s coming to dinner?

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Swedes most confident in Reinfeldt

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Persson promises more cash to students and elderly

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Alliance: Reinfeldt will be prime minister

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Alliance in show of unity

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Social Democrats admit to Reinfeldt smear campaign

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Email scandal ‘Sweden’s Watergate’

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SD staffer quits over email storm

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Reinfeldt werewolf pictures inflame smear scandal

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‘No prosecution’ over Reinfeldt emails

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No police action over Reinfeldt smear emails

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Reinfeldt tops party leader poll

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Leijonborg: Reinfeldt’s our man

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Reinfeldt backs Persson over Middle East

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More trust Reinfeldt as PM

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Persson backs out of debate at last minute

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Reinfeldt: let early-retired work slowly

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Reinfeldt admits to lower tax cuts

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Reinfeldt’s ancestor ‘dandy American ringleader’

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Reinfeldt: climate a top priority

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Reinfeldt pardons Christmas pig

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Reinfeldt: Persson ‘will leave a gap’

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Record slump for Reinfeldt’s government

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Reinfeldt to move in to official residence

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Reinfeldt’s plane in near miss

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Reinfeldt challenges others to tackle climate change

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British Tories hope to learn from Reinfeldt

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Reinfeldt and Blair ‘agree’ on climate change

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Reinfeldt crushes Sahlin in popularity stakes

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Cooks snubbed on Reinfeldt visit

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Reinfeldt grilled by committee

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Reinfeldt: I will not meet Sweden Democrats

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Reinfeldt to meet Governator

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Reinfeldt and Bush in climate talks

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Fredrik and Arnold talk green

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Security Service reports TV crew for Reinfeldt attack

Bush: Reinfeldt’s present ‘is a real beauty’

Bush: Reinfeldt’s present ‘is a real beauty’

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Reinfeldt calls for further tax cuts

Reinfeldt calls for big countries to act on climate

Reinfeldt calls for big countries to act on climate

Reinfeldt still most popular

Reinfeldt still most popular

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Voters have confidence in Reinfeldt

Reinfeldt and Sahlin neck and neck ahead of debate

Reinfeldt and Sahlin neck and neck ahead of debate

Reinfeldt ‘must boycott Africa summit’ over Zimbabwe

Reinfeldt ‘must boycott Africa summit’ over Zimbabwe

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Reinfeldt: public services go before tax cuts

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Reinfeldt aide takes ‘time out’ from job

Reinfeldt faces deluge of criticism

Reinfeldt faces deluge of criticism

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Support for Reinfeldt continues to slide

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Opposition still leading in polls

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Poll: Support for Social Democrats highest since 1994

Voters lose confidence in Reinfeldt

Voters lose confidence in Reinfeldt

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Reinfeldt loses out in annual ratings

New housing and work demands for immigrants

New housing and work demands for immigrants

Women prefer Reinfeldt over Sahlin

Women prefer Reinfeldt over Sahlin

Poll: Sahlin gaining ground

Poll: Sahlin gaining ground

Reinfeldt to meet China’s president

Reinfeldt to meet China’s president

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Reinfeldt pushes China over political prisoners

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Poll: Reinfeldt more capable than Sahlin

Sweden’s politicians take to the pitch

Sweden’s politicians take to the pitch

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Tax breaks for poor pensioners

Reinfeldt: more tax cuts on the way

Reinfeldt: more tax cuts on the way

Voters in show of faith for Reinfeldt

Voters in show of faith for Reinfeldt

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Reinfeldt: ‘US responsible for Guantanamo inmates’

Clinton and Blair in Stockholm climate conference

Clinton and Blair in Stockholm climate conference

EU commissioner Wallström praises Swedish government

EU commissioner Wallström praises Swedish government

Reinfeldt rejects Israeli calls to condemn paper

Reinfeldt rejects Israeli calls to condemn paper

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Swedish tabloid reported for racial agitation

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Sweden concerned over climate talks

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Reinfeldt criticizes US climate bill

Wallström voters’ pick for Prime Minister: poll

Wallström voters’ pick for Prime Minister: poll

Green Party stumbles in new poll

Green Party stumbles in new poll

Reinfeldt: ‘Iceland must honour its commitments’

Reinfeldt: ‘Iceland must honour its commitments’

Reinfeldt streets ahead of Sahlin in new poll

Reinfeldt streets ahead of Sahlin in new poll

Swede concern over uncertain UK election

Swede concern over uncertain UK election

Reinfeldt and Sahlin lock horns in televised debate

Reinfeldt and Sahlin lock horns in televised debate

Alliance best for economy: poll

Alliance best for economy: poll

Reinfeldt streets ahead of Sahlin: poll

Reinfeldt streets ahead of Sahlin: poll

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Jobs in focus during party leader debate

Reinfeldt plays down Littorin ‘crime’ rumours

Reinfeldt plays down Littorin ‘crime’ rumours

Littorin affair hits voter confidence in Reinfeldt

Littorin affair hits voter confidence in Reinfeldt

Littorin: I wanted to protect my family

Littorin: I wanted to protect my family

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Absentee voting begins in Swedish elections

Alliance lead, far-right in parliament: poll

Alliance lead, far-right in parliament: poll

PM: mandatory jobs insurance unlikely

PM: mandatory jobs insurance unlikely

Moderates pledge billions for unemployed

Moderates pledge billions for unemployed

Party leaders, not issues, will determine election

Party leaders, not issues, will determine election

Record high support for Reinfeldt as PM: poll

Record high support for Reinfeldt as PM: poll

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Poll: Alliance retains solid lead

Alliance majority ‘still possible’ as results lag

Alliance majority ‘still possible’ as results lag

Government faces Afghanistan vote defeat

Government faces Afghanistan vote defeat

Live Blog: parliament opens

Live Blog: parliament opens

Reinfeldt unveils reshuffled cabinet

Reinfeldt unveils reshuffled cabinet

New government faces ambitious autumn

New government faces ambitious autumn

Obama congratulates Reinfeldt on re-election

Obama congratulates Reinfeldt on re-election

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Moderate party secretary criticised for oil firm trip

Swedish politicians reject corruption rules

Swedish politicians reject corruption rules

Bombing was an attack on Swedish society: PM

Bombing was an attack on Swedish society: PM

Reinfeldt riding wave of Swedish confidence

Reinfeldt riding wave of Swedish confidence

Swedes find right-wingers more ‘attractive’

Swedes find right-wingers more ‘attractive’

Juholt backed by a quarter of Swedes: poll

Juholt backed by a quarter of Swedes: poll

Sweden moots further tax cuts for wage earners

Sweden moots further tax cuts for wage earners

Putin slams ‘double standards’ over Libya

Putin slams ‘double standards’ over Libya

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Putin offers Sweden ‘world best’ nuclear tech

Reinfeldt and Pinera sign ‘green tech’ agreements

Reinfeldt and Pinera sign ‘green tech’ agreements

NATO asks Sweden for more help in Libya

NATO asks Sweden for more help in Libya

Reinfeldt and Juholt spar in first debate

Reinfeldt and Juholt spar in first debate

Carl Bildt: ‘We are all Norwegians’

Carl Bildt: ‘We are all Norwegians’

“Our thoughts are with Norway”: Reinfeldt

“Our thoughts are with Norway”: Reinfeldt

Swedish PM’s son to flip burgers at McDonald’s

Swedish PM’s son to flip burgers at McDonald’s

Sweden ‘indebted’ to the Baltic states: Reinfeldt

Sweden ‘indebted’ to the Baltic states: Reinfeldt

Moderates push back promised tax cut plans

Moderates push back promised tax cut plans

Reinfeldt pans proposed eurozone ‘government’

Reinfeldt pans proposed eurozone ‘government’

Reinfeldt discussed equality in the UN

Reinfeldt discussed equality in the UN

Olofsson, Carlgren out as Reinfeldt reshuffles

Olofsson, Carlgren out as Reinfeldt reshuffles

Moderates in decline: poll

Moderates in decline: poll

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Reinfeldt: intensify ‘peer pressure’ to boost EU growth

’40 years of dictatorship over’: Reinfeldt

’40 years of dictatorship over’: Reinfeldt

Reinfeldt: Greek vote ‘signals major problems’

Reinfeldt: Greek vote ‘signals major problems’

Fredrik Reinfeldt criticized in new book

Fredrik Reinfeldt criticized in new book

Reinfeldt: markets ‘don’t want’ EU treaty changes

Reinfeldt: markets ‘don’t want’ EU treaty changes

Sweden ‘won’t block’ pact to save euro

Sweden ‘won’t block’ pact to save euro

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Officer sacked for email threat to ‘hunt’ Reinfeldt

Swedish journalists ‘must be freed’: Reinfeldt

Swedish journalists ‘must be freed’: Reinfeldt

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Social Democrats drop eurozone pact opposition

Sweden can back eurozone pact: Riksdag

Sweden can back eurozone pact: Riksdag

Swedes should work until they’re 75: Reinfeldt

Swedes should work until they’re 75: Reinfeldt

Few Swedes ready to work until they’re 75: poll

Few Swedes ready to work until they’re 75: poll

British PM in Sweden to discuss women and work

British PM in Sweden to discuss women and work

Brits in Sweden to forge northern alliance: paper

Brits in Sweden to forge northern alliance: paper

Prime minister Reinfeldt separates from wife

Prime minister Reinfeldt separates from wife

Reinfeldt approved Saudi arms factory: report

Reinfeldt approved Saudi arms factory: report

Reinfeldt slams proposal to lower youth wages

Reinfeldt slams proposal to lower youth wages

Reinfeldt and Löfven butt heads in first debate

Reinfeldt and Löfven butt heads in first debate

Reinfeldt slammed for ‘ethnic Swedes’ comment

Reinfeldt slammed for ‘ethnic Swedes’ comment

Sweden footballers in ‘naked’ training outrage

Sweden footballers in ‘naked’ training outrage

Reinfeldt: eurobonds ‘totally wrong’

Reinfeldt: eurobonds ‘totally wrong’

Prime Minister Reinfeldt files for divorce

Prime Minister Reinfeldt files for divorce

Swedish PM told: don’t munch birds in Cyprus

Swedish PM told: don’t munch birds in Cyprus

Reinfeldt presents plan for 2014 election fight

Reinfeldt presents plan for 2014 election fight

Government parties lose ground in polls

Government parties lose ground in polls

Turkish president cancels Sweden visit

Turkish president cancels Sweden visit

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Teen convicted for beating Reinfeldt’s son

Swedish military readies to protect Reinfeldt

Swedish military readies to protect Reinfeldt

‘We can afford to invest in Sweden’: Reinfeldt

‘We can afford to invest in Sweden’: Reinfeldt

Reinfeldt ignored foreign policy, climate: expert

Reinfeldt ignored foreign policy, climate: expert

Man with knife attacked Reinfeldt bodyguard

Man with knife attacked Reinfeldt bodyguard

‘I wanted to kill the king’: bodyguard attacker

‘I wanted to kill the king’: bodyguard attacker

Swedes prefer Reinfeldt over Löfven: poll

Swedes prefer Reinfeldt over Löfven: poll

Party heads clash in season’s first debate

Party heads clash in season’s first debate

Reinfeldt brands EU budget ‘unrealistic’

Reinfeldt brands EU budget ‘unrealistic’

Man freed after attack on PM’s bodyguard

Man freed after attack on PM’s bodyguard

Reinfeldt to meet with Burmese opposition

Reinfeldt to meet with Burmese opposition

Guard shot himself dead at PM’s home: report

Guard shot himself dead at PM’s home: report

Guard’s fatal shooting not a threat to PM: police

Guard’s fatal shooting not a threat to PM: police

One woman makes Sweden’s power top-ten

One woman makes Sweden’s power top-ten

Reinfeldt talks schools in annual Christmas speech

Reinfeldt talks schools in annual Christmas speech

Reinfeldt ‘more fun at dinner’ than his foe

Reinfeldt ‘more fun at dinner’ than his foe

Party leaders jostle over job loss threat

Party leaders jostle over job loss threat

Punish teen criminals with curfews: Reinfeldt

Punish teen criminals with curfews: Reinfeldt

Flag-raising fail marks Alliance strategy shindig

Flag-raising fail marks Alliance strategy shindig

Swedes should expect to work longer: Reinfeldt

Swedes should expect to work longer: Reinfeldt

Alliance support sinks to five-year low

Alliance support sinks to five-year low

Reinfeldt calls for tough approach on crime

Reinfeldt calls for tough approach on crime

Reinfeldt defends migrant deportation push

Reinfeldt defends migrant deportation push

Billström’s apology ‘not enough’: Löfven

Billström’s apology ‘not enough’: Löfven

PM slams Billström for ‘blonde, blue-eyed’ line

PM slams Billström for ‘blonde, blue-eyed’ line

Reinfeldt slams Cameron over immigration stance

Reinfeldt slams Cameron over immigration stance

Reinfeldt breaks silence on Boston bombing

Reinfeldt breaks silence on Boston bombing

Government locks horns with opposition over jobs

Government locks horns with opposition over jobs

Russia ‘lacks capacity’ to attack Sweden: Reinfeldt

Russia ‘lacks capacity’ to attack Sweden: Reinfeldt

‘Sweden Democrats divide us as a people’

‘Sweden Democrats divide us as a people’

Löfven in Sweden Democrat battle with PM

Löfven in Sweden Democrat battle with PM

‘US needs European friends right now’: expert

‘US needs European friends right now’: expert

Sweden to share Obama with Nordic neighbours

Sweden to share Obama with Nordic neighbours

Reinfeldt moots new income tax cuts

Reinfeldt moots new income tax cuts

Swedes urged to rally against lower taxes

Swedes urged to rally against lower taxes

Could Reinfeldt pip Juncker to EU top job?

Could Reinfeldt pip Juncker to EU top job?

Reinfeldt presses Turkey to reform terror laws

Reinfeldt presses Turkey to reform terror laws

Reinfeldt hails EU budget deal as ‘good for Sweden’

Reinfeldt hails EU budget deal as ‘good for Sweden’

Reinfeldt: no drama in EU budget talks breakdown

Reinfeldt: no drama in EU budget talks breakdown

Reinfeldt cedes to EU budget demands

Reinfeldt cedes to EU budget demands

Reinfeldt, Merkel: ‘don’t rush EU bank oversight’

Reinfeldt, Merkel: ‘don’t rush EU bank oversight’

Reinfeldt uses Paris meet to pan EU banking union

Reinfeldt uses Paris meet to pan EU banking union

Reinfeldt heading to Paris for EU budget talks

Reinfeldt heading to Paris for EU budget talks

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Reinfeldt: EU must open doors to foreign labour – and new members

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Reinfeldt rejects EU-wide fiscal sanctions

Reinfeldt and Cameron call for EU deficit action

Reinfeldt and Cameron call for EU deficit action

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Reinfeldt slams EU plan to vet national budgets

Sweden reaches deal over top EU positions

Sweden reaches deal over top EU positions

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Reinfeldt’s state secretary resigns

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Sweden gives mixed signals on EU constitution