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Bomb threat cordons off Uppsala city block

A central Uppsala city block was evacuated and cordoned off on Sunday morning, after employees discovered an object believed to be a bomb outside their restaurant, reported local media.

New Left Party head hard to predict: poll

New Left Party head hard to predict: poll

The battle for the position as new Left Party leader is going to be a close one, shows a survey conducted by news agency TT.

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Syrian Kurds in Sweden meet on Assad

Around 50 expatriat Syrian Kurds gathered in Stockholm Saturday for a two-day conference on how to strengthen Kurds inside Syria and get them more involved in efforts to overthrow Bashar al-Assad's regime.

Moderates backpedal on sex change law

Moderates backpedal on sex change law

Sweden has taken further steps towards changing the law on gender reassignment. The governing Moderates have now taken a stand against the disputed law, and its demands of sterilisation and divorce.

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Parents hit back over child abuse suspicions

A five year-old girl in Ludvika, in central Sweden, was picked up from her pre-school by police officers, and underwent a medical exam, all without her parents' knowledge.