EU ‘must not crack’ in 2017: Löfven

EU ‘must not crack’ in 2017: Löfven

Next year could be a politically stormy year that could hit the EU, including Sweden, hard, says PM as he looks forward to 2017.

Hold on tight – Storm Urd is on its way to Sweden

Hold on tight – Storm Urd is on its way to Sweden

High winds have started to gust in western Sweden and conditions are going to get worse as Storm Urd arrives over the country during the evening.

Number of asylum seekers to Sweden dropped sharply in 2016

Number of asylum seekers to Sweden dropped sharply in 2016

Following the introduction of border controls, an agreement with Turkey and tougher legislation, the flow of refugees to Sweden has reduced to a trickle.

Swedish police ‘on alert’ for provincial post-Christmas parties

Swedish police ‘on alert’ for provincial post-Christmas parties

Young people returning home for Christmas can mean extra work for police forces in many of Sweden's smaller towns.