New plea for Dawit Isaak release after 4,500 days

New plea for Dawit Isaak release after 4,500 days

Campaigners have issued a fresh plea to release the Swedish-Eritrean journalist Dawit Isaak who has been imprisoned in Eritrea since September 2001.

Swedish paper prints obituary for living man

Swedish paper prints obituary for living man

An old age pensioner in southern Sweden was surprised to read his own obituary in a local newspaper following a misunderstanding between his family and the hospital where he was being treated.

Temperatures hit -41 in Swedish cold snap

Temperatures hit -41 in Swedish cold snap

Residents living in far northern Sweden woke up to a temperature of -41.2 C on Sunday as the harsh winter continues to bite across the rest of the country.