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Latvia’s Prime Minister Māris Kučinskis visited Sweden

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Today, Prime Minister Stefan Löfven received Latvia's Prime Minister Māris Kučinskis for talks. Much of their time was dedicated to current issues on the EU agenda, not least the imminent referendum in the UK, fair conditions in the labour market and proposals for joint EU solutions in the migration area.

  • Photo of Prime Minister Stefan Löfven and Latvia's Prime Minister Māris Kučinskis.

    Prime Minister Stefan Löfven received Latvia's Prime Minister Māris Kučinskis.

    Photo: Jessica Gow/TT Bildbyrå

  • Photo of Prime Minister Stefan Löfven and Latvia's Prime Minister Māris Kučinskis.

    Prime Minister Stefan Löfven received Latvia's Prime Minister Māris Kučinskis. This is Mr Kučinskis’ first visit to Sweden since taking up his post as Prime Minister on 11 February this year.

    Photo: Jessica Gow/TT Bildbyrå

The two heads of government also discussed the increasingly close Nordic-Baltic cooperation and security in the Baltic Sea region. During his visit to Sweden, the Latvian Prime Minister also visited the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences and the KTH Royal Institute of Technology, and took part in a business seminar. This is Mr Kučinskis' first visit to Sweden since taking up his post as Prime Minister on 11 February this year.

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