More asylum seekers detected by Swedish border controls after ID checks end

More asylum seekers detected by Swedish border controls after ID checks end

Sweden has ended ID checks on crossings with Denmark and strengthened border control spot-checks.

Snow in May? Arctic winds ruin spring for Sweden

Snow in May? Arctic winds ruin spring for Sweden

Sweden's weather continues to make a mockery of spring, with snow showers falling in large parts of the country one week into May.

Swedish refugee centre evacuated before neo-Nazi march

Swedish refugee centre evacuated before neo-Nazi march

50 refugee children were evacuated from a shelter in Falun prior to a neo-Nazi march on May Day due to safety concerns, the municipality has explained.

Macron win ‘a victory for European cooperation’: Swedish PM Löfven

Macron win ‘a victory for European cooperation’: Swedish PM Löfven

"This is a victory for the French people and for European cooperation."

‘I love this island, there’s no other place like it’

‘I love this island, there’s no other place like it’

Former yacht captain Chris Cockfield has travelled the world, but there is no place he loves as much as Öland, Sweden's second-largest island.