Radio Sweden Monday
Relief as EU leaders welcomed a hard-fought budget deal. Increased subsidies make the compromise sweeter for Sweden.
Life imprisonment means more years behind bars than ever before.
And we visit a 16th century castle designed to glorify the Vasa dynasty.
Closing Music: Björn Skifs, Nu tändas åter ljusen i min lilla stad
With a look at what the new EU budget means for Sweden, here’s Dave Russell:
Swedish negotiators have expressed relief the World Trade Organization struck a last minute deal in Hong Kong Sunday. But, as George Wood reports, they say much remains to be done:
A new survey shows that Sweden has a record number of prisoners serving life-time sentences. Radio Sweden’s Bill Schiller has more: