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'''Sweden''', officially '''Konungariket Sverige''' (the '''Kingdom of Sweden'''), is a constitutional monarchy in [[Northern Europe]], occupying the eastern portion of the [[Scandinavian Peninsula]]. It is bordered on the north and west by [[Norway]], on the north-east by [[Finland]], on the east by the [[Gulf of Bothnia]] and the [[Baltic Sea]], and on the south-west by further bodies of water: the [[Öresund]] (Øresund), the [[Kattegat]], and the [[Skagerrak]]. Sweden includes the islands of [[Gotland]] and [[Öland]] in the Baltic Sea. It is the fourth-largest country in [[Europe]]. The total area of Sweden is 449,964 sq km (173,732 sq mi). [[Stockholm]] is the country’s capital and largest city.
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'''[[Wikipedia:Sweden|Sweden]]''', officially '''Konungariket Sverige''' (the '''Kingdom of Sweden'''), is a constitutional monarchy in [[Northern Europe]], occupying the eastern portion of the [[Scandinavian Peninsula]]. It is bordered on the north and west by [[Norway]], on the north-east by [[Finland]], on the east by the [[Gulf of Bothnia]] and the [[Baltic Sea]], and on the south-west by further bodies of water: the [[Öresund]] (Øresund), the [[Kattegat]], and the [[Skagerrak]]. Sweden includes the islands of [[Gotland]] and [[Öland]] in the Baltic Sea. It is the fourth-largest country in [[Europe]]. The total area of Sweden is 449,964 sq km (173,732 sq mi). [[Stockholm]] is the country’s capital and largest city.
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==See also==
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*[[Union between Sweden and Norway]]
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==External links==
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*[https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/swe.html Sweden at the CIA World Factbook]
 
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Latest revision as of 12:37, 30 June 2020

Sweden, officially Konungariket Sverige (the Kingdom of Sweden), is a constitutional monarchy in Northern Europe, occupying the eastern portion of the Scandinavian Peninsula. It is bordered on the north and west by Norway, on the north-east by Finland, on the east by the Gulf of Bothnia and the Baltic Sea, and on the south-west by further bodies of water: the Öresund (Øresund), the Kattegat, and the Skagerrak. Sweden includes the islands of Gotland and Öland in the Baltic Sea. It is the fourth-largest country in Europe. The total area of Sweden is 449,964 sq km (173,732 sq mi). Stockholm is the country’s capital and largest city.

See also[]

  • Union between Sweden and Norway

External links[]