Operation Viking Hits Paedophiles

A Scandinavian wide police operation was carried out on Tuesday morning targeting paedophiles in Sweden, Denmark, Norway and Finland.

The homes of 81 people suspected of downloading and spreading child pornography on the internet were raided in "Operation Viking. "

Swedish police said that 20 people across the country were being held following the coordinated raids.

The four Nordic police agencies had been gathering evidence since May. They seized computers and other equipment believed to contain photos and films of sexual assaults against Children.