"the Uk's forthcoming exit from the EU creates headaches for two of the best friends of the union."
"the Netherlands and Sweden now pledges closer cooperation, not least surrounding the upcoming budget."
"Dutch prime minister Mark Rutte and prime minister Fredrik Reinfeldt (M) was the leader who fought the longest for their budgettankar seven years ago, when the EU by fighting over sums in the long-term EU budget."
"Now Rutte instead Stefan Löfven (S) that helping when it comes to keep the EU budget down."
" We are very close partners, just as it did seven years ago. We are working even closer now, " says Rutte at a press conference in the Hague after Stefan Löfvens visit on Wednesday."
"– two nettobetalarländer we can not accept some of the proposals that have been put forward. There is no question about it, " says Löfven."
"the EU's long-term budget, however, is no acute problem. First, in the autumn, waiting for discussions about what the sums of money it should be about in the years 2021-27."
"all The more urgent is instead brexitläget, where both Rutte and Leaves sighing heavily."
" We can't continue to go around in the same circles, we've done it in months now, at least since december, says Rutte about the british inability to decide if it utträdesavtal negotiated."
"Theresa Mays brevönskan on Thursday for an extension of the förhandlingstid to 30 June ”noted” by the two heads of government in the Hague. But they are cautious to say anything definitely about what they think ahead of Thursday's EU summit."
" We have seen the letter from May, now let us look at the all of us 27 (in the retention of the EU countries). We definitely want to have an orderly brexit. We have said from day one, " says Löfven."
"We must take this step by step, day by day," says Rutte."
"Gentlemen in the Hague also discussed how to deal with the foreign members of the terrorrörelsen ICE. Rutte gives a certain flankstöd to the Swedish påstöten if some form of international tribunal."
" We are working on this together, on the occasion of the Swedish proposal. It is not easy, but we are both very keen to those who have committed war crimes are brought to justice, " according to the Dutch prime minister in the Hague."
"Dutch prime minister Mark Rutte and Swedish prime minister Stefan Löfven both belong to the top eight when it comes to which of the current 28 EU leaders who have been at their posts."
"So here you can see the leaderboard when it comes to the heads of state or government present at the EU summits:"
"Footnote: If all of the heads of state are counted in Britain's queen Elizabeth II been by far the longest, since February 6, 1952, followed by Denmark's queen Margrethe II (since 1972) and king Carl XVI Gustaf (since 1973)."