Sweden

Sweden's King Carl XVI opens Parliament, focus is on the refugee crisis

Yesterday signified the opening of the 2015-2016 Swedish session of parliament. After attending a church service at Stockholm’s cathedral, the 349 MPs were called to order at 11:00 AM at the historic Rikstag building. Carl XVI Gustaf is the reigning King of Sweden. On 15 September 1973, he succeeded his grandfather Gustaf VI Adolf. Two hours later, on the concourse outside the Rikstag, there…
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