On March, 2022, the Swedish Government initiated discussions with the parties of the Riksdag concerning the changed security situation following Russia’s aggression against Ukraine. The result of these discussions was presented on May 13 at a press briefing in Stockholm.
Sweden has diplomatic relations with almost all States in the world. It has embassies and consulates in around half of these. Sweden's foreign representation consists of approximately 100 missions abroad and 350 honorary consulates.