Gang shootings start weekend in Malmö and Gothenburg

Gang shootings start weekend in Malmö and Gothenburg

Suspected gangland shootings have marked the start of the weekend in the Swedish cities of Malmö and Gothenburg, with victims left seriously wounded in both cities.

Attackers paint swastikas inside Stockholm mosque

Attackers paint swastikas inside Stockholm mosque

Unidentified attackers burst into a Stockholm mosque, just after morning prayers on Saturday, spray-painting swastikas and hate speech on the walls and throwing firecrackers, police said.

Swedish city to put all workers through LGBT course

Swedish city to put all workers through LGBT course

A municipality in Sweden is to put all 5,700 of its workers to through a course on issues affecting homosexual, bisexual, trans- and queer people.

Swedes’ social trust withstood refugee crisis: MSB report

Swedes’ social trust withstood refugee crisis: MSB report

The acute refugee crisis which near-overwhelmed Sweden’s authorities in autumn last year has done little to damage its citizens’ unusually high social trust, according to a new report.