'Life has to go on': How Sweden has faced the virus without a lockdown
April 30, 2020
STOCKHOLM – She stood leaning on her cane, briefly resting among dozens of bubbly young Swedes out enjoying one of the first sunny spring days of the year.
"I'm trying not to get too close to people," said Birgit Lilja, 82, explaining that she had left her house to pick up a new identity card in person. "But I trust them to be careful with me."