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The 'Bad Sweden' story is based on the undeniable fact of challenges in a fast-changing Swedish society but it only works when it is stripped of context ... In his 2016 documentary, 'Stockholm Syndrome', Horowitz argued that Sweden was covering up immigration-related problems and the Fox News show ...
Asked "have you witnessed something you would call racism in Sweden over the last year?", 47 percent answered yes. And 44 percent said they believe that racism in Swedish society will increase somewhat or a lot in the coming year. The solution? Almost seven out of 10 said there needs to be more ...

Skansen wasn't the only site to see a fall in visitor numbers: the Swedish Museum of Natural History, the third most visited in the country, saw a drop of 70,000 visitors while the Historical Museum welcomed 100,000 fewer people through its doors last year. That's despite the fact that both sites became free ...
The Swedish film As It Is In Heaven, which was nominated to Best Foreign Language Film in 2005, has been adapted to a musical which will have it's opening night the 13th of September 2018 at the Oscars Theatre in Stockholm, Sweden. The theatre producer, Vicky von der Lancken, has wanted to create ...
"There are quite a lot of people who saw parts of the chain of events," said Sven-Erik Olsson, a press spokesperson for Stockholm police. The 17-year-old victim arrived in Sweden as an unaccompanied refugee minor, and his legal guardian and the people who took care for him at his accommodation have ...
Stockholm residents may have been surprised to hear loud noise and see the sight of 16 fighter jets flying over the Swedish capital on December 13th, but it's ... The manoeuvre by the jets in a Christmas tree-shaped formation is simply a way of sending "Christmas greetings to the public" the Swedish Armed ...

The 2017 Nobel laureates will be presented with their awards by the King of Sweden during a ceremony in Stockholm on Sunday. The laureates include three American ... literature laureate Kazuo Ishiguro during a lecture at the Royal Swedish Academy in Stockholm. Photograph: Tt news agency/Reuters.
Globally, demand for office space is high and the available space is low, causing rent prices to soar, but this trend is particularly pronounced in the Swedish capital. "The economy is doing very well in Sweden if you compare it to the rest of Europe, and the city of Stockholm is doing especially well, plus ...
Mr Alvarsjo said Swedish police have "unfortunately" noticed a rise in the use of hand grenades by criminal groups in the Nordic country. The three biggest cities in Sweden - Stockholm, Goteborg and Malmo - have seen several violent gang-related incidents in the past few years. Many of the illegal hand ...
Now, the country is putting tolerance at the forefront of its latest push, which attempts to rebrand its capital of Stockholm as "The Open City." The Swedish tourist board Visit Sweden and its counterpart Visit Stockholm worked with agency Volontaire on a social campaign offering anyone--"lovers, haters and ...
Swedish tech trendspotting: predictions for 2018. As the year draws to a close, The Local catches up with a panel of industry insiders to hear their predictions about what digital developments will be making headlines in Sweden in 2018.
Along with the PM, the protest against anti-Semitism at Stockholm's Raoul Wallenberg Square on Wednesday featured culture and democracy Minister ... on the subject from the Swedish government after Justice Minister Morgan Johansson called on Muslim groups to "minimize tensions" earlier this week.
A 34-year old Swedish man was arrested on Tuesday morning at Stansted Airport near London, UK after stepping off a 7am flight from Stockholm, Sweden. According to a press statement by the Metropolitan police the man was initially stopped by the Eastern Region Counter terrorism police 'under ...
Ericson told Dagens Nyheter earlier this year that it was "dangerous" to introduce such restrictions, and said that Sweden was "probably the country with the least sexist advertising in the world". However, a study from the Swedish women's Lobby and organizations in Denmark and Norway last year labelled ...
Stockholm -- This past Saturday, a Hanukkah party at a synagogue in Goteborg, Sweden, was abruptly interrupted by Molotov cocktails. They were hurled by a gang of men in masks at the Jews, mostly teenagers, who had gathered to celebrate the holiday. Two days later, two fire bombs were ...
The first police officers to arrive at the scene of the April Stockholm terror attack lacked sufficient protective equipment and weapons, an assessment of the police ... "A lot of the evaluation suggests that the police on the scene chose to prioritize protecting the public before themselves," Swedish police tactical ...
Stockholm residents may have been surprised to hear loud noise and see the sight of 16 fighter jets flying over the Swedish capital on December 13th, but it's ... The manoeuvre by the jets in a Christmas tree-shaped formation is simply a way of sending "Christmas greetings to the public" the Swedish Armed ...

"There are quite a lot of people who saw parts of the chain of events," said Sven-Erik Olsson, a press spokesperson for Stockholm police. The 17-year-old victim arrived in Sweden as an unaccompanied refugee minor, and his legal guardian and the people who took care for him at his accommodation have ...
More school students must see this firsthand and be in Auschwitz, for example, or another [former] concentration camps to really understand what happened," the Swedish PM said. "We should listen to the generation which experienced this themselves. We should never, ever allow this again. We have work ...
Globally, demand for office space is high and the available space is low, causing rent prices to soar, but this trend is particularly pronounced in the Swedish capital. "The economy is doing very well in Sweden if you compare it to the rest of Europe, and the city of Stockholm is doing especially well, plus ...
Inspired by the shades of Stockholm, Swedish family trio Liza Laserow, Fabian Berglund and Felix Berglund founded Nordic Knots. Their love for the vibrant facades of ... We have a home for our rugs in Sweden where we have a small design studio in Vasastaden, Stockholm. Stockholm is also where we ...
Ekeroth was filmed striking another man in the queue to a Stockholm nightclub in November last year, after the man made a provocative comment about an incident in 2012 when Ekeroth and two other Sweden Democrats were filmed arming themselves with iron bars after fighting a drunken man.
government plans amnesty to get grenades off Sweden's streets ... File photo of grenades from Bosnia that were confiscated on their way to Stockholm. ... The Swedish government wants an amnesty period where grenades can be handed in to the police without punishment in an effort to get the explosives ...
In 2017 eight new areas were added to a much talked about police list of 'especially vulnerable areas' in Sweden, suburbs with socio-economic problems, where crime ... "The Swedish police was reorganized around two years ago, and the idea is that you should have local police working on local issues.
A train on one of Stockholm's busy commuting lines derailed in the south of the city during the early hours of Thursday morning. The train ... Stockholm public transport company SL's press officer told news agency TT that there are no reports of injuries, but there will be disruption to commuter train traffic over ...
According to information shared with Swedish daily Aftonbladet, Tillerson is set to come to Stockholm on December 6th. Contacted by The Local, a US embassy spokesperson was able to confirm comments from Sweden's Foreign Ministry that a visit from the American Secretary of State was being ...
Stockholm's 'strength in numbers' attitude has become a surprising secret weapon for the Swedish capital, leading to a string of international ... Set up in 2006, Stockholm Business Alliance (SBA) is a voluntary partnership between 55 Municipalities in eight counties in and around the Swedish capital.
The Swedish Academy held a crisis meeting after several women ... not a household name in Sweden but a well-known figure on Stockholm's ...
A Swedish court has extended pretrial detention for an Uzbek national accused of carrying out an April truck attack in Stockholm that killed five people. A Stockholm district court said in a November 23 statement that Rakhmat Akilov, 39, had been ordered to remain in custody until December 21.
Several flights were delayed or cancelled both at Stockholm's Arlanda Airport and Gothenburg's Landvetter Airport as a result of the wind and snow on ... "This is unfortunately affecting many of our flights in southern Norway (Oslo area), the Swedish west and south coast and snow is moving north-east.
Stockholm's first snowfall of the season caused traffic woes in the ... Tyres don't help," Claes Keisu, spokesperson for public transport operator SL, told Swedish news ... In the far, far north of Sweden the first snow fell in August, ...
Around midday on Monday, police were alerted to reports of shooting in Bromma in western Stockholm. When they arrived, they found a man injured by gunshots in a badly damaged car, which had crashed. The man was reported dead at 2 pm. "There seems to have been a lot of shooting. A large number ...
Foreign affairs and EU ministers cast a secret ballot on Monday afternoon, but Sweden, one of 19 countries that had put itself forward, got knocked out in the first round of voting. Copenhagen then lost the second round. Milan and Amsterdam received 13 votes each in the third round, with Amsterdam ...
Temperature across Sweden remained below zero on Monday morning, with the wintery weather causing delays to traffic in most parts of the country. ... Snow is also expected in Norrbotten, where the Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute (SMHI) has issued a Class 1 warning and 15-25 ...
Grigsby, 35, moved to Stockholm in January 2016 to take up a position as a post-doctoral researcher at the Karolinska Institute, working in biomaterials ... Forests cover almost 70 percent of Swedish land territory, and after the first national parks of Europe were created in Sweden in 1909, the country now ...
Stockholm, Sweden - Hundreds of Eritreans gathered outside the embassy of the east African nation in the Swedish capital Stockholm on ...
"The Bloodbath of Stockholm" tells the tale of how King Christian II of Denmark (known in Sweden as Christian the Tyrant) ordered the execution of up to 100 people in the Old Town's Stortorget square on November 7-9, 1520. Written by Brit Keith Foster, the play aims to shock but also make the audience ...
Senators captain and Landsbro, Sweden, native Erik Karlsson as well as ... In two games to open their regular season in Stockholm, the Senators traded victories ... The two NHL teams were joined by Swedish club teams, AIK and ... and fellow Swede Henrik Zetterberg is voted the first European-born Conn ...
Swedish MPs' visit to Syria raises questions about sanctions, Stockholm's ... Two Sweden Democrats (SD) MPs, who have taken the private ...
The Swedish capital's metro, or tunnelbana, has been described as the world's longest gallery, with art permanently on display at 90 of the 100 ...
A granite block on Stockholm's pedestrianized Drottninggatan, the target of ... Since then, Swedish authorities have worked to increase security ...
Stockholm (Reuters) - The Swedish Economic crime Authority said on Tuesday it had discontinued an investigation launched in December ...
No surprise then, that the land under the new flats gets expensive too. But in the last 12 months, land prices have all but lost touch with reality in ...
... white nationalist Richard Spencer might be denied entry to Sweden. ... indirect "indications from Swedish authorities" that Spencer would not be ... campaign to prevent us from hiring venues in the Stockholm area". ... READ ALSO: Meet the Swede who went undercover with the alt right for a whole year.
"Several people called in concerned that they had heard bangs and shots in the Sickla area". A man with gunshot wounds was found outdoors ...
Sweden's nuclear shelters are insufficient to protect the population ... The areas set to be prioritized are Stockholm, Norrbotten county in the far ...
"In general I can say that he is an Iranian citizen, he is not a Swedish citizen, which makes it very difficult for Sweden to assist [him] in ...
10 Places to Visit in Sweden That Aren't Stockholm ... And while Stockholm should be a stop on every traveler's Swedish itinerary, there's so ...
In Sweden, we are familiar with darkness, but this is odd," wrote ... but the Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute gave a more ...
Stockholm - the only Swedish city assessed - placed eighth in the ranking ... This message perhaps hits close to home for Sweden, where ...


 

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