The week's news from Sweden in ten pictures
28 Sep 2013, 09:00
Published: 28 Sep 2013 09:00 GMT+02:00
Missed your fix of the news? Don't fret. From micro huts, new diets, the first snow of the season, and unsanitary fruit, The Local has collected the most interesting and most read articles for your reading pleasure.
A week can be overwhelming even without the news, and it can be hard to keep tabs on what's going on. With than in mind, The Local has picked ten stories to help busy readers get a handle on what happened in Sweden during the last week.
IN PICTURES: The top ten stories from this week in pictures
Enjoy our favourite photos, the most-read stories, and the most interesting news - all with pictures and links back to the stories so you can catch up.
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Hansen was being operated on in the Iraqi city of Erbil on Sunday. Photo: Nora Lorek/ TT
Paul Hansen, a photographer working for Swedish daily Dagens Nyheter, has sustained light injuries after being hit by what appears to be a sniper while covering the battle for the Isis-held city of Mosul in Iraq.
'It was an attack on all of Sweden,' Education Minister Gustav Fridolin said. Photo: Thomas Johansson/ TT
Hundreds of people on Saturday turned out for a torchlight procession in the small town of Trollhättan in southwestern Sweden to honour the victims of last year’s deadly school attack there.
Photo: Jessica Gow/ TT
Sweden's environment minister on Saturday urged the European Union to ban petrol and diesel-powered vehicles from 2030.
Around 1,000 people protested in Stockholm. Photo: Fredrik Persson/ TT
Hundreds of people on Saturday demonstrated in Stockholm and in many other parts of the country to protest Sweden’s tough new laws on asylum-seekers.
The American musician has more or less responded to the news with silence. Photo: Per Wahlberg
American singer-song writer Bob Dylan has removed any mention of him being named one of this year’s Nobel Prize laureates on his official website.
Sweden's migration minister Morgan Johansson. Photo: Christine Olsson/TT
Sweden received 70 percent fewer requests for asylum in the period between January and September 2016 than it did during the same time last year, the country’s justice and migration minister Morgan Johansson has revealed.
The Stockholm archipelago book boat. Photo: Roger Hill.
Writer Roger Hill details his journeys on the boats that carry books over Stockholm's waterways and to its most remote places.
The new incident follows a similar fire in Fagersjö last week (pictured). Photo: Johan Nilsson/TT
Police suspect arson in the blaze, as well as a similar incident which occurred last Sunday.
Ericsson interim CEO Jan Frykhammar presenting its third quarter results. Photo: Claudio Bresciani/TT
The bad news just keeps coming from the Swedish telecoms giant.
A computer displaying Facebook's landing page. Photo: Christine Olsson/TT
The social media giant had censored a video explaining how women should check for suspicious lumps in their breasts.