Putin heads off to watch military exercises

Tension in the Baltics: is Russia going too far?

Thu 30 Apr, AT 13:54

As the Finnish navy fires warning shots at suspected Russian submarine, Putin's neighbours appear to be banding together for protection

Swedish police

Sweden shootings: multiple deaths at Gothenburg pub

One-Minute Read
Thu 19 Mar, AT 09:37

Gunman opened fire with an automatic weapon while crowds watched football in suspected gang attack

Julian Assange

Julian Assange welcomes offer to be quizzed in London

One-Minute Read
Fri 13 Mar, AT 12:39

Swedish prosecutors ready to question Wikileaks founder about sex assault allegations in London

Swedish Foreign minister Margot Wallström

Sweden v Saudi Arabia: the escalating political row

One-Minute Read
Wed 11 Mar, AT 15:13

Saudi ambassador recalled and arms deal cancelled after female MP is banned from talking at event


Swedish man arrested for being too buff

One-Minute Read
Fri 8 Aug, AT 15:54

Man's body led Swedish police to suspect steroid use, despite court ruling that muscles alone are not grounds for arrest

Ghader Ghalamere with his son

Refugee saved after plane passengers' seat belt protest

One-Minute Read
Tue 15 Apr, AT 13:45

Temporary reprieve for Ghader Ghalamere after his family's last-minute departure lounge appeal

Cristiano Ronaldo

Ronaldo crushes Ibrahimovic as hat-trick finally eclipses Messi

First Reaction
Wed 20 Nov, AT 10:53

Amazing hat-trick earns Portugal a place in Brazil and should see Ronaldo crowned the greatest

Ibrahimovic vs Ronaldo: which superstar will make it to Brazil?

Talking Point
Thu 14 Nov, AT 10:47

The fate of two stars overshadows play-off as Portugal and Sweden prepare for showdown

Ronaldo and Ibrahimovic face off in World Cup play-offs

One-Minute Read
Mon 21 Oct, AT 14:52

England dodge a bullet as Ukraine - runners up in Group H - are drawn against France

Assange 'has lung condition' - but hospital could mean arrest

One-Minute Read
Thu 29 Nov, AT 10:50

Ecuador reveals effects of Julian Assange's isolation, but he still faces arrest if he goes to hospital