Peter Hultqvist

Peter Hultqvist

Minister for Defence

Ministry of Defence

“Defence policy must be based on responsibility for Sweden. This involves asserting our sovereignty, our democratic social order and the right to determine our own future.”

News from Peter Hultqvist

  • Minister of Defence attended multinational crisis management exercise Viking 18

    Minister of Defence Peter Hultqvist at the exercise Viking 18 in Uppsala
    Minister of Defence Peter Hultqvist at the exercise Viking 18 in Uppsala. Photo: Marinette Nyh Radebo/Government Officies

    On 24 April, Minister of Defence Peter Hultqvist attended the ongoing multinational crisis management exercise Viking 18 in Uppsala. Viking 18 is the world’s largest exercise of its kind and gathers 2 500 participants from over 60 countries.

  • Minister for Defence Peter Hultqvist visited Georgia

    Minister for Defence Peter Hultqvist met his Georgian defence minister colleague Levan Izoria
    Minister for Defence Peter Hultqvist met his Georgian defence minister colleague Levan Izoria. Photo: Marinette Nyh Radebo / Government Offices

    On 7 March, Minister for Defence Peter Hultqvist concluded a two-day visit to Georgia. Mr Hultqvist met Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili and his Georgian defence minister colleague Levan Izoria. During the meetings, bilateral defence cooperation between the countries was discussed.

The Swedish Defence Bill 2016-2020

Thursday, April 23, the Government proposed a Defence Bill 2016-2020 for the Parliament.

Defence cooperation between Finland and Sweden

In the autumn of 2013, Sweden and Finland announced their intent to deepen their defence cooperation.

Nordic Defence Cooperation (NORDEFCO)

Sweden holds the Chairmanship of the Nordic Defence Cooperation (NORDEFCO) in 2015.

Speech by Minister for Defence Peter Hultqvist at Saab Global Eye roll-out

Linköping, 22 February Check against delivery.

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