This area describes how Sweden, unilaterally and together with other states, works to counter the threat posed by terrorism. It also covers issues of legislation against money laundering and terrorist financing.
News about combating terrorism
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Content about combating terrorism
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More measures to combat terrorism
On 19 November, Prime Minister Stefan Löfven presented more measures to combat terrorism in Sweden. These measures focus on giving government agencies a new tool for information gathering, biometric passport controls and considering camera surveillance for buildings where there is a general threat and for particularly vulnerable places.
Address by Prime Minister Stefan Löfven at the Leaders’ Summit on Countering ISIL and Violent Extremism
New York, 29 September 2015. Check against delivery.
New Swedish strategy against terrorism
Friday, 28 August 2015, Minister for Home Affairs Anders Ygeman, presented the Swedish strategy against terrorism. The strategy was delivered to the Riksdag as an official Government Communication. Here are the main contents of the Communication.