Christmas goat illuminated, Swedish church votes down gay marriage proposals, EU plans to double snus price, and ski resort postpones opening: find out what's going on in Sweden with The Local's roundup.
A number of countries in Europe's Schengen area admit they fear delays and insufficient time to test the process ahead of new, more rigorous EU border checks that will be introduced next year, a new document reveals.
The festive season is almost here! After two years spent apart due to the pandemic, life is slowly returning to normal. For many, this will be the first Christmas for years that we'll be able to celebrate properly with family and friends – where we will want to rekindle some of the holiday magic we felt as kids.