Sweden

Sweden: Three Molotov Cocktails Thrown At Church In Islam-dominated Stockholm Suburb

Anyone could have done this, anyone angry at Christianity and the Church, or anyone with a personal grudge against someone at this church in particular. However, the nearby presence of large numbers of people who believe that it is an insult to...
Related topics: Religion, Stockholm

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'you Destroy The Whole Of Europe': Sweden Democrat Mep Attacks Eu's 'headless' Immigration Policy

In recent years, the term "humiliation robbery" has been coined and entered Swedish media parlance to specifically denote crimes that also feature elements of moral, physical, or sexual torture. The overall spike in violent crime spurred the...

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Sweden Is Turning Into A Wine Hotspot Because Of Climate Change

Sweden's wine industry barely existed 20 years ago, but is now booming because of climate change. Warmer and longer summers have pushed the global winemaking map north, and experts predict Sweden could compete with France, Italy, and Spain in the...
Related topics: France, Italy, Spain

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Swedish Gov't Accused Of Advocating 'broad Infection Spread', Pushing Same Covid Strategy In Finland

Sweden's lax COVID-19 approach has triggered polarising reactions across the globe, ranging from admiration to scepticism. Still, many more Swedes have fallen sick and died of coronavirus than elsewhere in Scandinavia.
Related topics: Finland

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No Runway, No Problem: Taiwanese F-16s Can Land On Highways

Michael Peck Security, Asia Whether this will save Taiwan’s air force from a Chinese attack is a different matter. Here's What You Need to Remember: Taiwan isn’t the first nation to turn highways into runways. Sweden and Finland practiced...
Related topics: Taiwan, Finland

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Not If But When? Swedes Confused By Fear-mongering Miniseries About Future War

The miniseries, released by the Swedish Armed Forces, invokes an atmosphere of uncertainty amid environmental crises and “grey zone” undertakings by Sweden's enemies, who use psyops and disinformation campaigns.

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Sweden Eyes Network Of Car-and-rail Tunnels To Denmark Across The Sound

If green-lit and carried out, the new project will link the two nations at the narrowest part of the Sound, where Sweden and Denmark are separated by less than four kilometres of water.
Related topics: Denmark

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'ocean 100': Small Group Of Companies Dominates Ocean Economy

Most of the revenues extracted from use of the world's oceans is concentrated among 100 transnational corporations, which have been identified for the first time by researchers at Duke University and the Stockholm Resilience Centre at Stockholm...
Related topics: Stockholm

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Debate Over 'nato Option' Brewing As Swedes Equally Divided Over Alliance Accession

Since abandoning its stance of neutrality after the end of the Cold War, Sweden has been edging closer to NATO through various collaborations and joint military drills, yet formally remains non-aligned.
Related topics: Debate, Nato, Military

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Russian Man Gets 10-year Jail Term In Sweden For Hammer Attack On Chechen Blogger

A hammer-wielding Russian man who tried to beat to death a well-known blogger and critic of Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov in Sweden last year was sentenced on Monday to 10 years in prison by a Swedish court.   Tumso Abdurakhmanov survived the Feb....

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Sweden Has Passed A New Law Allowing Coronavirus Lockdown Restrictions After Its Death Toll Reached...

JONATHAN NACKSTRAND/AFP via Getty Images Sweden has introduced a law that would allow the government to close restaurants, shops, and public transport to combat the spread of COVID-19. The new legislation signals a major shift away from the...

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Huawei Launches Legal Challenge Against Sweden After 5g Auction Exclusion Amid Tech Nationalism Rise

The row comes as the PTA is set to resume spectrum auctions on 19 January after a court injunction blocked the sale in November last year, namely after the Chinese telecoms giant raised concerns about the exclusion.
Related topics: Huawei

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Sweden's Chief Epidemiologist Warns Of Third Covid-19 Wave In Europe After Christmas Holidays

Swedes have been rapidly losing trust in their country's pandemic response. Much of the blame has been directed toward Anders Tegnell, who is seen as the mastermind behind the nation's standalone no-lockdown mask-free strategy. According to a recent...
Related topics: Christmas, Polls

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Why Sweden's Rapid-fire Howitzer Never Scared Russia

Charlie Gao Security, Europe But how can the Bandkanon fire so fast? During the 20th century, Sweden developed many weapons at the top of their class despite not being a superpower. From the Swedish K SMG to the AT4, Swedish weapons have won...
Related topics: Russia

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2021 Wjc: 3 Takeaways From Usa’s 4-0 Win Over Sweden

The United States posted its third straight shutout win on New Year’s Eve, clinching the top spot in Group B heading into the quarterfinals. The Americans rode a hot start and never let the Swedes get going, outshooting the opposition 37-27....

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More 3d Printed Ikea Hacks Make Life Better

There’s an old joke that the CEO of IKEA is running to be Prime Minister of Sweden. He says he’ll be able to put together his cabinet in no time. We don’t speak Swedish, but [Adam Miklosi] tells us that the word...

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How To Make Your New Year's Resolutions Stick

WEDNESDAY, Dec. 30, 2020 -- If you find it difficult to keep New Year's resolutions, try rephrasing them. Reformulating a resolution from "I will quit/avoid" to "I will start to" could improve the chances of success, researchers in Sweden...

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Swedish Police Designate More Women, Immigrants As 'priority Area'

In recent years, the Swedish police have faced multiple challenges, including burgeoning no-go zones, street shootouts, explosions, and gangland violence. It's been estimated that Sweden has about 350 gangs numbering some 12,000 members.
Related topics: Police

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Historic 500-kilogram 17th-century Church Bell Stolen In Sweden

According to Europol, the sale of stolen art and historical objects is the third-largest illegal market in Europe, its exact scope unknown.
Related topics: Religion

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Sweden Gives Isis Leader Who Returned From Syria A Protected Identity And Welfare Benefits

What does a society look like when it is in the process of committing suicide? Like this. “She led the Islamic State Women’s Brigade in Syria – now Fatin, 33, receives protected identity and grants in Sweden,” translated from...
Related topics: Isis, Syria

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