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Ukraine commemorates defeat of Sweden at Poltava

Ukrainian and Russian officials commemorated the 300th anniversary of the defeat of Sweden at the battle of Poltava with the unveiling of a new memorial on Saturday.

Swedes claim record haul in NHL draft

Swedes claim record haul in NHL draft

A record five Swedish ice hockey players were among the top 20 selected in this year's NHL draft announced this weekend.

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Swedes more positive to refugees: report

Opposition among Swedes to accepting refugees into the country has declined, a new report shows.

Elk couple on Sunday morning stroll through Gothenburg

Elk couple on Sunday morning stroll through Gothenburg

A pair of elks went on a morning stroll through central Gothenburg on Sunday morning.

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European leaders impatient for Swedish EU presidency

European leaders have expressed impatience for the Swedish EU presidency to start after a troubled six months under the Czechs.