|Author (Person)||Kunz, Barbara|
|Publisher||French Institute of International Relations (IFRI)|
|Series Title||IFRI Reports: Focus stratégique|
|Series Details||Number 64|
|Publication Date||November 2015|
|Content Type||Research Paper|
Russia’s revisionist foreign policy and military build-up has considerable security implications for the Baltic Sea region, including for Sweden.
The debate on Sweden’s strategic posture and its position within the European security architecture is also relevant beyond the country’s border. After decades of important financial cuts and reforms aimed at exclusively orienting the Swedish Armed Forces toward expeditionary operations, the task yet proves difficult.
|Subject Categories||Security and Defence|
|Countries / Regions||Russia, Sweden|