Magdalena Andersson

Sweden to apply for NATO membership: PM Magdalena Andersson

Sweden will apply for membership in NATO as a deterrent against Russian aggression.

published on : 16th May 2022

Swedish lawmakers debate joining NATO as attitudes change 

"Sweden needs formal security guarantees that come with membership in NATO,” Andersson said during a parliamentary debate.

published on : 16th May 2022

PM Modi meets Swedish counterpart in Denmark, discusses ways to deepen bilateral ties

The two sides had also signed a Joint Innovation Partnership. "Discussions also took place on regional and global developments," the MEA said in a press release.

published on : 4th May 2022

Sweden's first female PM Magdalena Andersson presents her government

Magdalena Andersson, who had been Sweden's Finance Minister, picked Mikael Damberg to replace her in that role.

published on : 30th November 2021

Swedes elect 1st female PM - for the 2nd time in a week

In a 101 -173 vote with 75 abstentions, the 349-seat Riksdag elected Andersson, leader of the Social Democrats, as Prime Minister.

published on : 29th November 2021

Sweden's Parliament approves Magdalena Andersson as country’s first female prime minister

Magdalena Andersson was tapped to replace Stefan Lofven as party leader and prime minister, roles he relinquished earlier this year.

published on : 24th November 2021