Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Löfven's Social Democrats remained the biggest party in Sunday's (9 September) general election, as the anti-immigrant far right made gains and vowed to exert "real influence" in politics.
During a weekend conference (15-16 March), Sverigedemokraterna chief Jimmie Åkesson said he fears a poor showing in May's European elections, and that it could influence the Swedish general elections, in September.
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