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Scandinavian intelligence agencies said they had foiled a plot Wednesday to kill staff at a Danish newspaper which published caricatures of the Prophet Muhammad and had arrested five suspects.
Sweden posted a 10 billion kronor ($1.4 billion) trade surplus in November, up from a 2.1 billion kronor surplus in November 2009, data released Wednesday by Statistics Sweden showed.
Two avalanches were triggered in two consecutive days at the Swedish ski resort of Åre this week, prompting warnings about increased avalanche risk in the Swedish mountains.
Three men were convicted on Wednesday of involvement in the theft of several works of art, including Edvard Munch's "Two Friends", from the Malmö Art Museum.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic, AC Milan star and captain of the national team, is by far the most popular sportsman in Sweden, a new survey published by Sveriges Television (SVT) and Aftonbladet on Wednesday showed.
Swedish construction and engineering group Skanska said Wednesday it would make a €556 million ($730 million) gain from the sale of a 50 percent share in a company that owns a Chilean highway concession.
A man has been arrested in northwestern Sweden on suspicions of having committed war crimes in the former Yugoslavia.
A team of Swedish forensic physicians have concluded that nine young people have died over the past year after having taken the legal drug Krypton.
A Swedish man was forced to have his penis amputated after waiting more than a year to learn he had cancer.
An explosive device detonated on the steps of the home of an employee of the Swedish prison service early Tuesday morning in what is being described as a threat against the man’s family.