SKP SwedenJonas Sjöstedt has announced that his party, the Left Party, will abstain from voting in the vote for prime minister. By abstaining, the party secures the government of Stefan Löfven and the Social Democrats.

The Social Democrats have, together with the Liberals, the Center Party and the Greens agreed to an aggressive programme that will mean harsh attacks against the working people of Sweden. The abstention of the Left Party was crucial in al lowing the programme to go through, as this meant that a majority of the parliament tolerates the government, taking no active stance against it.

This means that the Left Party is complicit in paving the way for the most anti-worker and aggressive governments in modern Sweden. It will...

SwedenSEKO Klubb 111, the union which organizes the workers in Stockholm´s Metro (underground), in Sweden, we condemn the attack in Stockholm killing some people and injured many more.

These attacks are obnoxious and simple people missed their lives.We cannot see any other purpose with this attack than to make people scared, create hatred and divide us, the workers.

We do not accept this and...