Officials at the Swedish Migration Agency said a housing crunch may explain a recent rise in violence inside the nation's accommodations for asylum seekers, newspaper Dagens Nyheter reports.
Nyheter från Radio Sweden
- "Some people are very angry."
- Helsinki accords.
Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallström slammed Russia in an op-ed on Saturday for its annexation of Crimea saying the move "blatantly violates the principles" of the Helsinki accords, a political compromise signed 40 years ago between Soviet and western powers.
- "China hasn't kept promises made before 2008 Olympics."
There’s Swedish criticism of the choice of Beijing to host the 2022 Winter Olympics.
- Suspicious substance found during Malmö search.
Customs in Malmö are investigating a possibly poisonous substance, which sources tell Swedish Radio News may be cyanide.
- Move to block terror travel abroad.
The opposition conservative Moderate Party wants to make it possible to confiscate the passports of Swedish citizens suspected of planning to travel abroad to make part in terrorist activities.
- Get around laws by being based abroad.
Swedish online gambling sites have posted record profits this year, while at the same time the state-run Svenska spel market share dropped from 46 to 42 percent.
- Forestry companies attempt to prevent future fires.
Friday is exactly one year after an enormous forest fire broke out in Västmanland in central Sweden. And since the fire, forestry companies have changed several of their routines in an attempt to prevent future forest fires.
- Has dropped by half.
Fewer and fewer students with foreign backgrounds are entering police academies in Sweden.
- Could help replace tissue after brain injuries.
Swedish researchers at Karolinska Institute in Stockholm have succeeded in producing a nerve cell made of plastic.
- Defining moments # 16Banned in 2010.
Sweden was both one of the first countries to introduce film censorship and one of the last democracies to abolish it.