Media invitation: On Wednesday 20 December the Swedish Defence Commission will submit their report to Minister for Defence Peter Hultqvist

On Wednesday 20 December the Swedish Defence Commission will submit their report, Resilience – Sweden’s total defence concept 2021-2025, to Minister for Defence Peter Hultqvist.

Time:
Place: The Conference Centre in Rosenbad

The entrance is through Kopparporten close to the main entrance of Rosenbad. Please come early since many journalists are expected. Press credentials are required.

On 9 January 2017, the Defence Commission were given instructions for its continued work. No later than 14 May 2019, the Commission is to submit a defence and security policy report to the Government. The Defence Commission will deliver a first report to the Minister for Defence Peter Hultqvist on Wednesday 20 December 2017. This report will focus on the future development of Sweden's total defence concept, putting particular emphasis on civil defence.

The press conference with the Defence Commission will start at 9.15 am. The press conference will be presented in Swedish. After the press conference it will be possible to interview the members of the Defence Commission.

The press conference can be watched live at www.regeringen.se/forsvarsberedningen and will later be published at the same page.

An abstract in English will be available at 9 am on 20 December at www.government.se. There will also be copies of the abstract in English at the press conference.

Please contact Press Secretary Marinette Nyh Radebo to register. The registration needs to be done at latest on Tuesday 19 December 4 pm. The Conference Centre in Rosenbad can be reached by Kopparporten close to the main entrance of Rosenbad. Please come early since many journalists are expected. Press credentials are required.

Contact

Marinette Nyh Radebo
Press Secretary to Minister for Defence Peter Hultqvist
Phone +46 8 405 25 15
Mobile +46 72-238 77 44
email to Marinette Nyh Radebo