Man killed by lightning

Man killed by lightning

A 31-year-old man was struck and killed by lightning in Persberg, outside Filipstad in western Sweden at around 5pm on Friday evening.

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Holidays delay 16-year- olds’ murder trial

The prosecution of two 16-year-olds for the murder of a 15-year-old girl in the Stockholm suburb of Stureby has been delayed almost two months, because the forensic expert is on holidays.

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Man bashed by urinating gang

A man was seriously assaulted by a gang of youths in Umeå on Friday night.

Sweden raps Iran over British Embassy arrests

Sweden raps Iran over British Embassy arrests

Sweden, the current holder of the European Union presidency, summoned Iran's ambassador on Friday as part of a coordinated EU protest over the detention of British embassy employees in Tehran, the foreign ministry said.

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Convicted terrorist back in Sweden

A 21-year-old Swedish man who was convicted of terror-related crimes in Bosnia-Hercegovina has been transferred to a Swedish prison.