The Swedish government will invest five million kronor ($566,000) this year in a national centre on racism and violent extremism at the University of Gothenburg.
Tommy Dahlman, a pastor who was also parliamentary candidate for the centre-right Christian Democrats last year, has publicly said homosexuality is a sin. The party said it didn’t know about his views.
A powerful fire broke out on Saturday night at the Hägerstenshamnen School in southern Stockholm, destroying large parts of the structure. An arson investigation has been launched.