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Sweden's application for NATO membership

29 Jun 2022

On May 16, the Swedish Government decided that Sweden will apply for NATO membership. The decision is based on a security analysis that the Government invited the other Riksdag parties to take part in. On June 29, Heads of State and Government of the North Atlantic Alliance, invited Finland and Sweden to become members of NATO, and agreed to sign the Accession Protocols.

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  • 15 Jan 2022
    Santiago Mostyn’s installation consists of two music videos created in response to Erik Lundin’s Suedi, a popular Swedish rap song that has become an anthem for Afro-Swedish youth. On display in House of Sweden until February 20.
  • 06 Dec 2021
    Together with the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) the Embassy hosted Scientific Symposiums and celebrations for the 2021 Nobel Prizes Laureates who are based in the United States.
  • 05 Oct 2021
    A new perspective in working towards the abolishment of the death penalty.

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