PM: ‘We will not give an inch to violence’

PM: ‘We will not give an inch to violence’

In a keynote summer speech in Vasaparken in Stockholm, Swedish prime minister and Social Democratic leader Stefan Löfven took a hard line against the recent spate of crime and violence in Sweden - what he called “the summer of unrest”.

‘Out of control’ fire threatens Swedish town

‘Out of control’ fire threatens Swedish town

A huge fire is threatening to destroy the historic wooden town of Eksjö in Jönköping county in southern Sweden. One woman has died in the fire.