59-year-old Stefan Löfven, Prime Minister of Sweden since October 2014, took part in a gay parade in Stockholm for the first time.
The march in the capital of the fifth to the states of Europe Square was one of the biggest this year. Just columns have been about 45 000 people. There were more than 1 million followers of Pride, and program included more than 200 events. In the holiday in some way involved every 10th inhabitant of the country.
For the first time in the columns of the gay pride parade the head of the Swedish Government – Stephen Löfven took part. And the leader of the moderate opposition 46-year-old Anna Kinberg Batra joined the march as well.
The five-day Pride started at the beginning of last week. His guests, as we already reported, was a winner of the Eurovision Song Contest 2016 Jamala, an Israeli Hovi Star, music stars from the US and Europe.