Radio Sweden's coverage of Sweden and international events
- (1:43 min)23 juli kl 15:26
"We are taking it day by day and seeing what happens in Israel."
Scandinavian Airlines and Norwegian airlines, along with other international airlines, have cancelled flights to and from Tel Aviv`s airport in Israel after a rocket landed near the airport Tuesday.
- 22 juli kl 16:12
Ali Esbati on the third anniversary of Norway's terror attacks
Today marks the third anniversary of Norway`s twin terror attacks where far-right fanatic Anders Behring Breivik bombed government buildings in Oslo and gunned down dozens at a summer youth camp on the nearby island of Utöya. But one survivor of the attacks says not enough has been done in Norway to stop racist and xenophobic attitudes like those of Breivik though the fight here in Sweden is much more visible. Reporter: Loukas Christodoulou.
- (3:16 min)22 juli kl 15:41
An opera based on an Englishwoman's journey in Sweden 200 years ago
A stolen ship loaded with silver, an underestimated musical genious and a feminist icon thrown together in a chase through Scandinavia. The opera is called Silverskeppet, or the Silver Ship, and is based on letters that Mary Woollstonecraft wrote during her travels through Sweden, Denmark and Norway. The music is by Swedish composer Joseph Martin Kraus. Radio Sweden`s Ylva Mossing talks to opera writer Sophie Helsing.
- (4:08 min)22 juli kl 15:30
An attorney representing Afghan interpreters who worked for the Swedish military in Afghanistan on Tuesday criticized the military for not being transparent in its decision to grant residency to some but not all of the former Afghan employees.