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Three new national strategies for increased safety and security

The Government has recently presented three new national strategies for increased safety and security in Sweden. These are a strategy for strengthening efforts against violent extremism and terrorism, a strategy against organised crime and a crime prevention strategy on social prevention measures against criminal networks. You can read more about the strategies here.

Mr Billström speaking in the Riksdag
Minister for Foreign Affairs Tobias Billström presents the Government’s Statement of Foreign Policy to the Riksdag following Sweden’s accession to NATO. Photo: Anders Löwdin/The Riksdag

Statement of Government Policy Following Sweden’s Accession to NATO

On 20 March, Minister for Foreign Affairs Tobias Billström presented the Government’s Statement of Foreign Policy following Sweden’s accession to NATO.

Secretary of State Antony J.  Blinken meets with Swedish Prime Minister Kristersson at the Departement of State.
Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken meets with Swedish Prime Minister Kristersson at the Departement of State. Photo: Tom Samuelsson/Government Offices

Sweden is a NATO member

On Thursday 7 March, Sweden’s instrument of accession was deposited with the United States Government, as depositary of the North Atlantic Treaty. Therefore, Sweden is now a member of NATO.

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Sweden's new migration policy

Sweden’s migration policy is undergoing a paradigm shift. The Government is intensifying its efforts to reduce, in full compliance with Sweden’s international commitments, the number of migrants coming irregularly to Sweden. Labour immigration fraud and abuses must be stopped and the ‘shadow society’ combated

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