Embassy of sweden Athens, Greece

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27 Aug 2020

Temporary entry ban to Sweden

To mitigate the effects of the spread of COVID-19 and reduce the outbreak, a temporary ban on entry to the EU via Sweden is in force. The Government has decided to extend the entry ban until 31 October 2020. Due to the coronavirus and the temporary entry ban to Sweden, the Swedish Migration Agency has decided that the majority of visa applications will be rejected. This applies if you wish to visit Sweden and are a citizen of a country outside the EU.

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Violence at the Migration Camp Moria on the island Lesvos

10 Sep 2020

Greek Authorities and international media are following the reports about fire and violence at the Migration Camp Moria on the island Lesvos. Swedes beeing at the island should follow the information from Local Greek Authorities. The Embassy of Sweden is following the situation.


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