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New President of the European Council and High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy appointed
The EU heads of state and government have appointed Poland's Prime Minister Donald Tusk as new President of the European Council and Italy's Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Federica Mogherini as High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy. The decision was taken at a special summit in Brussels on 30 August.
On Monday and Tuesday 9-10 June, Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt hosted a high-level meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, British Prime Minister David Cameron and Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte at Harpsund. At the press conference in Harpsund, the four countries' leaders were in agreement that various structural reforms are needed to boost EU competitiveness, strengthen the Single Market, increase free trade and promote free movement.
Fredrik Reinfeldt received Estonian Prime Minister
On Friday 9 May, Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt received Estonian Prime Minister Taavi Rõivas for talks at Rosenbad. The agenda included the bilateral relations between Sweden and Estonia, with a focus on the economy, current EU issues and the situation in Ukraine.
02 March 2014
Statement by Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt on the developments in Ukraine
19 February 2014
Proposal on EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region discussed at high-level meeting
06 December 2013
Statement by Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt on the death of Nelson Mandela