It’s World Press Freedom day and in downtown Stockholm, demonstrators call for the release of a Swedish-Eritrean journalist imprisoned for over three years.
Approval from the U.S. means Sweden may take over the military command rebuilding an area in Northern Afghanistan. It’s the first time a non-NATO member will take over such an operation within the NATO framework.
Sweden is the worst culprit among EU member states when it comes to the emission of carbon dioxide from vehicles. GreenScan picks up that story and also asks: what is being done to protect Swedish wetlands?