Radio Sweden Saturday: Sweden Today

In this month’s edition of ”Sweden Today”, Radio Sweden’s review of the month gone by:Riots, burning embassies, soldiers attacked…Sweden was drawn into the protests over the Scandinavian publication of satirical cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed.The government comes under fire, over the slow response to the Asian tsunami disaster.Bird flu reaches northern Europe.Twenty years after the assassination of Prime Minister Olof Palme, Sweden looks back.

Closing music: ”Natten” by Björn Afzelius and Mikael Wiehe