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The Prime Minister will visit the Ukrainian capital of Kyiv on 10-11 March for talks with President Petro Poroshenko and Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk on the situation in Ukraine and the country's reform efforts. Mr Löfven will also meet other government representatives, members of parliament and representatives of civil society organisations and the international community to discuss the political, economic and humanitarian situation.
Stefan Löfven was one of the many participants who created a human ring around the Great Synagogue of Stockholm on 27 February at Raoul Wallenbergs torg. In his speech, the Prime Minister expressed deep sympathy for the victims of the Paris and Copenhagen attacks and their families.
"Today we stand up for a righteous cause, for freedom of religion, for democracy - and we will never capitulate!" declared Mr Löfven.
Economic growth on the agenda in Spain
Prime Minister Stefan Löfven met Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy on 20 February at the Moncloa Palace in Madrid. The subjects they discussed included the economic outlook in Europe, with an emphasis on promoting growth and measures to fight unemployment. The two heads of government also discussed the situation in the Middle East and Latin America.
19 February 2015
Statement following discussion with European Council President Donald Tusk about Ukraine
17 February 2015
Government took part in memorial ceremony in Copenhagen
16 February 2015
Statement by Prime Minister Stefan Löfven concerning the attack in Copenhagen