In a recent news conference, president of the United States, Barack Obama expressed his cordial gratitude to the people of Sweden. The president of the USA hardly misses any chance to speak about sports. On the conference, he stated that they are glad for the Swedish people for exporting some of their well-skilled hockey players to Chicago Blackhawks.
On Wednesday, in the joint news conference with Fredrik Reinfeldt, the Prime Minister of Sweden and the president stated that the hockey fans of his hometown Chicago are quite happy to get such talented players in their home team. He further added that he is expressing the gratitude on the behalf of the fans of his hometown. Moreover, he also informed that the members of the championship Blackhawks team are happy and grateful to get in contact with several Swedish teammates.
Sources revealed that the defenseman of the Blackhawks, Johnny Oduya and Niklas Hjalmarsson belong to Sweden. It is worth to mention that the players have provided responsible defense and know the strategy that is effective to win the game. Moreover, the center player Marcus Kruger is also a native of Sweden. Reliable sources informed that the member of the winning Blackhawks team of 2013 Stanley Cup, Viktor Hugo was also from Sweden. However, it is notable that Victor has recently signed the contract with the Nashville Predators.
Obama informed in the press conference that they would accept such an excellent export with pleasure. When asked to express the matter or thing other than the players he admired and eagerly wished to import to the USA.
The president expresses that Sweden is far better than the USA especially in the sector of development of green energy. Obama even appreciated the scenario of robust market of Sweden, while the country is focused to make investments in infrastructure, education and research.
It is worth to mention that Obama is the first president of the United States to make the bilateral visit to Stockholm. During the visit, he noticed that the city is crowded with a large portion of Swedish population. Reliable sources informed that the Swedes of Chicago constructed Wrigley field, brought the log cabin to the Midwest, and even generated the chain of the Walgreens drugstore.
Being the president of the USA, Obama has spent almost four and half years in the White House and projected forward with GOP lawmakers. He praised the polite tenor of the political debate in Stockholm.
Obama further informed that he is obvious of the fact that the prime minister of Sweden. Fredrick never feels this issue as he is involved in much more difficult issues in his nation. In the words of Obama, he realizes that in the political scenario of Sweden, both the opposition and the ruling party are involved in a unique way. It is evident in recent times that both the parties are engaged in a rational and respectful debate that is entirely based on the issues and facts. Obama’s gratitude towards the Swedish imports for NHL further proves the fact.