Swedish PM Andersson says will live up to terms of Nato deal with Turkey

Swedish PM Andersson says will live up to terms of Nato deal with Turkey

Sweden’s Prime Minister Magdalena Andersson said the country would follow Swedish and international law as guidance in extraditions. — Reuters pic

Tuesday, 16 Aug 2022 4:54 PM MYT

STOCKHOLM, Aug 16 — Sweden will live up to the conditions of a memorandum of understanding agreed with Ankara to overcome Turkey’s objections to Swedish membership of Nato, Prime Minister Magdalena Andersson said today.

She also told a news conference that the decision to extradite a man to Turkey wanted for fraud made last week was made “according to Swedish and international law, and we will continue to work that way”. — Reuters