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Press release from Ministry of Defence

Press invitation to Nordic defence ministerial meeting on 19–20 November in Stockholm


The Nordic defence ministers will meet on 19–20 November in Stockholm within the framework of Nordic Defence Cooperation (NORDEFCO). The issues the ministers will discuss include a common platform for dialogue on security and defence policy for more efficient practical defence cooperation.

Place: Karlberg Palace, Stockholm

Please send the mandatory notification of attendance to Press Officer Josefin Freij. Please register at the security desk of Karlberg Palace by 14.30. A valid ID is required.

In connection with the meeting, there will also be a meeting held together with the Baltic defence ministers and a meeting within the defence policy forum Northern Group.

Press conference

The Nordic defence ministers will hold a joint press conference in connection with the meeting. 

Separate interviews

There will also be opportunities for separate interviews during the conference. Suggested times are after 17.30 on 19 November and after 13.00 on 20 November.

Requests for separate interviews can be sent to Josefin Freij, who will forward them to the appropriate delegation/press contact.

Press contact

Toni Eriksson
Press Secretary to the Minister for Defence Peter Hultqvist
Phone (switchboard) +46 8 405 10 00
Mobile +46 73 072 83 16
email to Toni Eriksson
Josefin Freij
Press Information Officer
Phone (switchboard) +46 8 405 10 00