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Swedish PM Lofven voted out by parliament, new government unclear

Swedish PM Lofven voted out by parliament, new government unclear

Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven lost a mandatory confidence vote in parliament on Tuesday meaning he will step down, but with neither major political bloc holding a majority it remained unclear who will form the next government.

Swedish PM reshuffles government after data scandal

Swedish PM reshuffles government after data scandal

Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven on Thursday reshuffled his minority left-green government in response to a scandal over the outsourcing of IT services, shunning the more drastic option of calling an early election.

Sweden observes minute's silence for attack victims

Sweden observes minute's silence for attack victims

Sweden on Monday observed a minute of silence for the victims of last week's truck attack by an Uzbek man whom police believe is a jihadist sympathiser.

Foreign powers threatening Sweden's election, says PM Lofven

Foreign powers threatening Sweden's election, says PM Lofven

Prime Minister Stefan Lofven said "foreign powers" were likely to try to interfere with Sweden's elections next year, adding the country's cyber-security defences would be strengthened.