Premier Wen Jiabao stopped in Sweden as part of his four-nation European tour to sign business and trade deals. Repeatedly throughout his tour, Wen was greeted by protesters including Uyghur Educational Assocciation .Wen was accompanied during his three-day visit to Sweden by ten ministers and several Chinese business leders.
On 25 April Uyghur refugers and uyghur supporters arranged a demonstration in sweden both in Sergels torg and Normalmstorg against visiting Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao . Mehmet kaplan a member of the board of the Green Party and member of the Swedish parliament participated in the demonstration. He talked about the violation of human rights in East Turkistan and Tibet.