In October, Record-Breaking Number of Asylum Seekers
The flood of refugees from Iraq is still streaming into Sweden.
The number of asylum seekers in October was a record-breaker with the highest statistic for 14 years.
According to newspaper Sydsvenskan, 3 475 asylum seekers came to Sweden last month, one half of those were Iraqis.
The last time Sweden saw such a large number of asylum seekers entering the country was at the beginning of the 1990s.