Those in control of the account -- residents of Sweden and Swedish citizens abroad -- have been largely free to write whatever they want, as long as they don't break the law, promote a commercial brand or appear to be a security threat.
Its first curator, Jack Werner, earned himself the nickname "the masturbating Swede" after some frank tweets about his leisure activities, The New York Times noted in 2012.
The Curators of Sweden is run by the Swedish Institute, a public agency that works to increase the "outside world's confidence and interest in Sweden." The institute didn't immediately respond to a request for comment.
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