Swedes revel in country’s light touch, but outsiders not convinced

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    In Sweden, which has taken a light touch strategy to the coronavirus, new infection rates are as low as 300 a day, proportionally 20 times lower than in France. The death rate, however, has been ten times that of neighbouring Finland and Norway. As FRANCE 24’s Catherine Norris Trent and James Andre report, it’s a system that relies on self-discipline, but has not been without its critics. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our website: http://www.france24.com Subscribe to our YouTube channel: http://f24.my/youtubeEN Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FRANCE24.English Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/France24_en

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