Margot Wallström is no longer a government minister, Minister for Foreign Affairs

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Press release from Ministry for Foreign Affairs

Margot Wallström shortly to leave the Government and her role as Minister for Foreign Affairs

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The Swedish Minister for Foreign Affairs Margot Wallström has informed Sweden’s Prime Minister Stefan Löfven about her wish to leave the Government.

- For five years I have wholeheartedly devoted myself to promoting Sweden’s security and prosperity in the world. To face the big challenges of our time, in cooperation with others.

- I now want to spend more time with my husband, my children and my grandchildren, says Ms Wallström.

Contact

Elin Tibell
Press secretary to the Minister for Foreign Affairs Margot Wallström
Phone (switchboard) +46 8 405 10 00
Mikael Lindström
Press secretary to the Minister for Foreign Affairs Margot Wallström
Phone (switchboard) +46 8 405 10 00