Brazilian Minister of Defence visited Sweden

Minister for Defence Peter Hultqvist received on June 13 his Brazilian colleague Raul Jungmann in Stockholm.

The defence ministers of Sweden and Brazil during ceremonial honors at Karlberg Castle
The defence ministers of Sweden and Brazil during ceremonial honors at Karlberg Castle. Photo: Ninni Andersson / Swedish Governments Offices

Following ceremonial honors at Karlberg Castle, the ministers discussed regional security in Northern Europe and Latin America, as well as international peacekeeping operations and bilateral concerns.

A strategic partnership between Sweden and Brazil was signed in 2009. During the visit, the Brazilian minister also met with representatives from Saab in Linköping.