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Massive show of support for refugee youths protesting Sweden's Afghanistan deportations

Massive show of support for refugee youths protesting Sweden's Afghanistan deportations

Some 1000 people on Saturday joined the Afghan youths who are holding a sit-down protest in Stockholm against Sweden's deportations to Afghanistan.

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‘It’s 100 percent easier to have kids in Stockholm’

‘It’s 100 percent easier to have kids in Stockholm’

Being a working parent is always tough. But living in Stockholm makes it just that little bit easier.

 
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Family of missing Swedish journalist Kim Wall appeals for closure

Family of missing Swedish journalist Kim Wall appeals for closure

The family of journalist Kim Wall, who was last seen on the UC3 Nautilus submarine off Copenhagen last week, has said that the likelihood they will see her alive again has all but disappeared.

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The one TV streaming service you need in Sweden

The one TV streaming service you need in Sweden

Sports, movies and TV shows all in one place, and for less than 15 kronor a day.

 
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What exactly is Sweden doing in North Korea?

What exactly is Sweden doing in North Korea?

Sweden has been touted as a key mediator between North Korea and the US. The Local explains why.

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The guide to working in Sweden: from job hunt to salary talks

The guide to working in Sweden: from job hunt to salary talks

Moving to a new country is scary enough. Finding a job in a new country is a whole other ball game.

 
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Eleven Swedish 'false friends' you need to watch out for

Eleven Swedish 'false friends' you need to watch out for

Never, ever take the Swedish language at face value. This is a language where "puss" means "kiss" and "kiss" means "pee". And that's just the beginning...

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Discover Stockholm: 7 spectacular hidden gems

Discover Stockholm: 7 spectacular hidden gems

You won't want to miss these seven must-sees on your next trip to Stockholm!

 
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Surströmming: What you need to know before trying Sweden's fermented herring

Surströmming: What you need to know before trying Sweden's fermented herring

Before you turn your nose up at Sweden's pungent-smelling fermented surströmming, read this.

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Sweden's government and opposition parties agree new defence deal worth billions

Sweden's government and opposition parties agree new defence deal worth billions

Sweden's centre-left coalition government has agreed a new defence deal worth $1 billion with two of the centre-right opposition parties.

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Swedish app wants to 'make men think twice before sending unsolicited photos of their privates'

Swedish app wants to 'make men think twice before sending unsolicited photos of their privates'

A new Swedish app allows users to upload unsolicited pictures of genitals sent to them and reveal the location of where it was taken.

Where to shop, eat, and drink when you visit Gothenburg

Where to shop, eat, and drink when you visit Gothenburg

Gothenburg is Sweden’s hidden design gem, with some of the best shopping available – plus dozens of hip cafés, restaurants, and bars. Local creative Ali Davoodi shares his insider tips for how to get the most out of a visit.

 
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Fire strands thousands of rail passengers in southern France

Fire strands thousands of rail passengers in southern France

Over 3,000 travellers in southern France spent Saturday night camped out in train stations after a bush fire cut off a busy route between Marseille and the resort city of Nice.

 

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Sweden hits inflation target for the first time in six years

Sweden hits inflation target for the first time in six years

Sweden reached its inflation target for the first time in more than six years in July, which could spell a return to normalized monetary policy after years of negative interest rates.

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Protesters to march against 'chaos' in Swedish maternity care

Protesters to march against 'chaos' in Swedish maternity care

A series of demonstrations have been organized in 15 towns and cities across Sweden in protest against the "chaos" at the country's maternity wards.

Recipe: Salmon with Swedish cheese

Recipe: Salmon with Swedish cheese

This recipe for salmon with Swedish Västerbottensost from food writer John Duxbury is simple and delicious.

The Local's Swedish film of the month: As It Is in Heaven

The Local's Swedish film of the month: As It Is in Heaven

Film writer Peter Larkin reviews Kay Pollak's 'As It Is in Heaven' (2004), starring late actor Michael Nyqvist.

Is Sweden's openness under threat or is it stronger than ever?

Is Sweden's openness under threat or is it stronger than ever?

Sweden's trust and openness show little sign of diminishing in the battle against fake news. Why?

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'One has to wait for a sober invitation from a Swede to make it really count'

'One has to wait for a sober invitation from a Swede to make it really count'

The Local contributor Nicole Zerrer spoke to Matthias Kamann, a German entrepreneur trying to explain Swedish culture to foreigners.