Migration decision

Kurds denied Swedish citizenship over militant links

3:51 min
  • The Kurdish organisations that played a central role in the fight against Isis in Syria are seen by the Swedish government as an ally in the battle against terrorism.
  • But people who have been active in the organisations say they are regularly denied Swedish citizenship because of their membership of one the organisations, which according to the Swedish Migration Agency, have a close connection to the terrorist group PKK.
  • "If i had committed any crimes, I would have understood the decision.But that's not the case," says one man to Swedsih Radio News.