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Bildt urges renewal of Gaza ceasefire

Swedish Foreign Minister Carl Bildt on Sunday praised a fresh call by the United Nations Security Council to halt the violence in Gaza.

Reinfeldt pessimistic about 2009 climate treaty progress

Reinfeldt pessimistic about 2009 climate treaty progress

Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt voiced his concern that the global financial crisis has diminished the prospect of a robust climate change treaty during 2009.

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Dogs save Swedish man from hostile elk

A 75-year-old Swedish man escaped with minor injuries after a pack of dogs chased off an aggressive elk from an orchard in the center of Gällivare in northern Sweden on Saturday evening.

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Two arrested for Christmas Eve killing

Two men have been arrested for their involvement in the murder of a 26-year-old man at a refugee centre in Sundsvall on Christmas Eve.

Police identify Casino Cosmopol shooter

Police identify Casino Cosmopol shooter

Prosecutors have issued an arrest warrant for the man suspected of having shot two female patrons and a security guard at the Casino Cosmopol in central Stockholm on Christmas Eve.