Anders Lago testifies before a US Congressional committee

Södertälje Mayor Speaks to SR International after US Trip

The small Swedish community of Södertälje is home to thousands of Iraqi refugees.

Last week the town’s mayor Anders Lago testifed before an American Congressional committee how his community has given refuge to more Iraqi asylum seekers than the United States and Canada put together.

Our reporter Azariah Kiros met the mayor in Södertälje after his return.

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