Tuesday 20 June 2017
On 14-17 June, the Speaker Urban Ahlin made an official visit to Kazakhstan. During the visit, the Speaker and his delegation met the Speakers of both chambers of the Parliament of Kazakhstan as well as the Prime Minister.
Thursday 15 June 2017
On 13 June, Aung San Suu Kyi, the State Counsellor of Myanmar (Burma) gave an address at the Riksdag at the invitation of the Speaker Urban Ahlin.
Wednesday 14 June 2017
The Riksdag has voted in favour of the Government's proposal on Swedish participation in the EU naval operation Atalanta. The operation focuses on security in the waters off Somalia's coast.
Monday 19 June
On Monday, the Riksdag will be debating a number of matters, including the examination of the Government by the Committee on the Constitution.
The Riksdag will continue to debate matters on Tuesday, when the Riksdag will also be taking decisions on subjects including additional measures to combat money laundering and the financing of terrorism.
The last debate of the Riksdag session will take place on Wednesday before the conclusion of Riksdag business.
The Speaker is the Riksdag's principal representative, and as such directs and organises the Riksdag's work procedures. Urban Ahlin (Social Democratic Party) has been the Speaker of the Riksdag since 2014.
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