Russia's invasion of Ukraine has also prompted a rethink of military neutrality in the Nordic region.
Sweden and Germany have also been removed from the UK’s list of travel corridors, the government has said.
They are the European countries with the most outbreaks recorded at the end of June, but their strategies to tackle Covid-19 could not be more different.
Per capita, the Scandinavian country has the 7th highest Covid-19 death toll in the world.
Flamur Beqiri, 36, may have had links to criminal activity in Sweden, reports suggest.
Your guide to exploring Sweden's capital, from indulging in fika to exploring the city's nightlife.
Climate activist Greta Thunberg has been named as one of four winners of the 2019 Right Livelihood Award, known as Sweden's alternative Nobel Prize. Last Friday, Thunberg was at the United Nations and demanded governments take emergency action.
Climate activist Greta Thunberg has been given an award from Amnesty International for starting the Friday's for Future movement. Thunberg is in Washington D.C. for several days of rallies and lobbying efforts ahead of addressing the U.N. Climate Summit later in the month.
The rapper was given a suspended sentence and will not face prison time.
The US President called for the star to be released.