Swedish PM Lofven loses historic no-confidence vote

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  • Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Swedish PM Lofven loses historic no-confidence vote” – below is their description.

    Sweden’s Prime Minister Stefan Lofven is facing the choice of either resigning or calling a snap election, after losing a no-confidence vote in Parliament.

    The vote was triggered after the governing coalition fell apart in a dispute over proposed rent reforms.

    Al Jazeera’s Paul Brennan reports.

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