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Prime Minister meets with UN Deputy Secretary-General

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Prime Minister Stefan Löfven had a meeting today with Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations Jan Eliasson. Among the topics discussed was the upcoming summits on migration in mid-September in New York, which will be attended by Mr Löfven.

Prime Minister Stefan Löfven and Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations Jan Eliasson.
Prime Minister Stefan Löfven and Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations Jan Eliasson. Photo: Victor Svedberg/Government Offices

The meeting was an opportunity for Mr Löfven and Mr Eliasson to discuss the UN's work on the right of asylum, refugees and migration issues. The conflict in Syria and Sweden's humanitarian assistance were also on the agenda.

This was also an opportunity to discuss current issues on the Security Council agenda. On 1 January 2017, Sweden will take a seat on the Security Council for a two-year period.

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Between 3 October 2014 and 30 November 2021 he was Prime Minister. 

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Between 3 October 2014 and 30 November 2021 he was Prime Minister.