Stockholm Pride is a little different this year: here’s what you need to know 

Stockholm Pride is a little different this year: here’s what you need to know 

This week marks the beginning of Pride festivities in the Swedish capital. The tickets sold out immediately, for the partly in-person, partly digital events. 

Violence against women: A look at the Swedish government’s 40-point plan
FOR MEMBERS

Violence against women: A look at the Swedish government’s 40-point plan

Sweden: the world’s most equal country?

Sweden: the world’s most equal country?

WATCH: Is Sweden’s flexible parental leave helping gender equality?

WATCH: Is Sweden’s flexible parental leave helping gender equality?

‘Only half the story’: The flipside of Sweden’s egalitarian utopia
FOR MEMBERS

‘Only half the story’: The flipside of Sweden’s egalitarian utopia

Swedish football association reported to equality watchdog for suspected wage discrimination

Swedish football association reported to equality watchdog for suspected wage discrimination

Women and those with foreign-sounding names earn less in Sweden: report

Women and those with foreign-sounding names earn less in Sweden: report

UK would gain £180 billion GDP boost by matching Sweden’s female employment rate: study

UK would gain £180 billion GDP boost by matching Sweden’s female employment rate: study

Report: 22 years until Swedish management teams are gender equal

Report: 22 years until Swedish management teams are gender equal

Why Sweden’s ice hockey referees will wear the rainbow flag this season

Why Sweden’s ice hockey referees will wear the rainbow flag this season

Opinion: ‘The assumption that Sweden has reached complete equality is wrong’

Opinion: ‘The assumption that Sweden has reached complete equality is wrong’

Sweden stagnates in European gay rights rankings

Sweden stagnates in European gay rights rankings

Impact of school segregation on performances overstated, Swedish study shows

Impact of school segregation on performances overstated, Swedish study shows

Is Sweden really the best place in the world for women?

Is Sweden really the best place in the world for women?

Outcry over male-only Ikea catalogue released in Israel

Outcry over male-only Ikea catalogue released in Israel

Sweden gets its first female fighter pilot in over 25 years

Sweden gets its first female fighter pilot in over 25 years

Sweden unveils ‘gender equal pensions’ plan

Sweden unveils ‘gender equal pensions’ plan

‘Equality is the new black’: Swedish minister

‘Equality is the new black’: Swedish minister

Why Sweden is scrapping its gender equal boardrooms bid

Why Sweden is scrapping its gender equal boardrooms bid

What are Swedish values? Many Swedes are unsure

What are Swedish values? Many Swedes are unsure

Sweden world’s best country for girls: report

Sweden world’s best country for girls: report

Handshaking row causes Swedish teacher to leave job

Handshaking row causes Swedish teacher to leave job

Put more women on your boards or be fined, firms told

Put more women on your boards or be fined, firms told

‘More men must stand up against abuse in Sweden’

‘More men must stand up against abuse in Sweden’

Is Sweden about to make this comic book icon a woman?

Is Sweden about to make this comic book icon a woman?

Muslim man fired for not shaking women’s hands

Muslim man fired for not shaking women’s hands

Top Swedish businesswomen slam boardroom quota plan

Top Swedish businesswomen slam boardroom quota plan

Three prosecuted in Sweden’s first forced marriage charge

Three prosecuted in Sweden’s first forced marriage charge

Swedish watchdog rules in favour of topless bather

Swedish watchdog rules in favour of topless bather

The top reactions to Swedish high heels handyman video

The top reactions to Swedish high heels handyman video

Why this Swedish handyman wore high heels to work

Why this Swedish handyman wore high heels to work

Swedish pool in hot water for ‘man-free’ swimming date

Swedish pool in hot water for ‘man-free’ swimming date

‘Sweden is a paradise but we’ve lost human values’

‘Sweden is a paradise but we’ve lost human values’

Stockholm boasts new network for women in tech

Stockholm boasts new network for women in tech

Stockholm Pride slams Facebook ‘censorship’

Stockholm Pride slams Facebook ‘censorship’

Swedish ice hockey club launches LGBT appeal

Swedish ice hockey club launches LGBT appeal

‘Swedish equality culture is killing career growth’

‘Swedish equality culture is killing career growth’

‘Swedish women are strong and ambitious’

‘Swedish women are strong and ambitious’

‘Sexist’ Swedish semla changes name

‘Sexist’ Swedish semla changes name

‘Swedish firms less equal than Saudis’: biz daily

‘Swedish firms less equal than Saudis’: biz daily

Car-buying men outrun women on wheels

Car-buying men outrun women on wheels

Swedish dads to share in child benefit spoils

Swedish dads to share in child benefit spoils

Hunger Games revives Swedish archery clubs

Hunger Games revives Swedish archery clubs

Swedish boys hog state sports funding

Swedish boys hog state sports funding

Film critics divided on Swedish gender bias test

Film critics divided on Swedish gender bias test

Sweden fails to advance in gender equality index

Sweden fails to advance in gender equality index

Nuclear families make comeback in Sweden

Nuclear families make comeback in Sweden

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The great equality debate – whither Swedish women?

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Schyman cagey on feminist party

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Social Democrat women call for equal parental leave

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Swedish boys “more intolerant than girls”

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Swedish MPs “opposed to board gender quotas”

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“Drastic measures” to attract male nursery teachers

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Media glee as Schyman quits Left Party

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One in five Swedes could vote for feminist party

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Child benefit “discriminates against fathers”

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“Thousands blacklisted” in Malmö property scandal

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Nine out of ten women ?lose out by working?

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Sweden?s most powerful businesswoman

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“Equality bonus” for parents who share parental leave

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Lesbian couples to get right to insemination

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Men on top in Swedish business

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Feminist party “could undermine government”

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No more hotel porn for Swedish government officials

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Feminist party founder accused of benefits fraud

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Stricter rules proposed on Swedish parental leave

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Miss Sweden cancelled after “feminist harassment”

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Lesbian kiss costs restaurant 50,000 kronor

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New dads ?should get a month off?

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Gays “treated insensitively” by health service

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Swedish teenagers in wet t-shirt row

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Feminists in brawl outside Stockholm sex club

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Swedish company boards “could face sex quotas”

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Porn-free hotels draw in more Swedes

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Sex will sell women’s football – Swedish supremo

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Women “don’t face wage discrimination”

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Swedish equality makes men violent ? ex-minister

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High profile laws come into force

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Controversial women’s shelter chairwoman resigns

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Swedish equality policies “do not go far enough”

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Feminists seize Left Party ground

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Record number of women in Swedish prisons

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Sweden’s feminists want a man

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Every fourth Swedish woman afraid to go out at night

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“Loan a lesbian” idea to promote tolerance

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Feminist party founder quits

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Government equality unit slammed for inequality

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“Give people in suburbs job preference”

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Half of Swedish police trainees are women

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Feminists call for abolition of marriage

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Feminist party loses another founder

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Volvo discriminated against short woman

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Men still earning more than women

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Left Party seizes the Feminist Initiative

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Swedish church says yes to gay blessings

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Feminist professor accused of plagiarism

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Six hour work day does not work

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Rosenberg quits Feminist Initiative

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Police “take women’s crime reports less seriously”

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Boy reports Gothenburg council for discrimination

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Swedish Church approves gay blessings

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More women rising through Swedish companies

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Gender professor cleared of dishonesty

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Ikea founder calls for more women

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Strokes strike stressed Swedish women

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Saudi Arabia lifts ban on women at Sweden match

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More men complain of sex discrimination

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Women less likely to become professors in Sweden

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Women becoming rare in boardrooms

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“Promise wage equality” – SD youth leader

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Globalisation to hit Swedish women

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Sweden plans equality agency

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Equality minister: Sweden is uncivilised

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Pay and violence head FI manifesto

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Sweden must boycott World Cup – equality chief

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Men dominate on Swedish leader pages

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Labour Board rejects female committee nominees

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Sweden’s military shoots down macho image

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Immigrants absent on state firms’ boards

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Most sex discrimination reported by men

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Women filtered out by Swedish recruiters

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Feminist “was entitled to sick pay”

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Teachers ‘must handle homophobia better’

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New Swedish parliament ‘most gender balanced ever’

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Women still earn less than men

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Man-free party backed by Swedish equality body

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Car parks “should reserve spaces for women”

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Students appeal against positive discrimination

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Government invests in female entrepreneurship

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Reinfeldt blocks gender quotas for top jobs

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Swedish women to overtake ‘stupid’ men

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Moderates promise more female candidates

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Sweden has world’s second-most gender-equal parliament

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‘No gender quotas in theatres’

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UN urges Sweden to improve protection of women

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Swedish church ‘discriminates against women’

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Swedish CEOs worst paid in Europe

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Wage gap narrows between the sexes

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Widespread ethnic discrimination in Stockholm bars

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Moderate women demand more top posts

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Few women employed in top state jobs

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Swedish women opening more new firms

Underwear campaign bottoms out in Sweden

Underwear campaign bottoms out in Sweden

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Women ignored in King’s honours

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Female equality ombudsman gets lower pay

Fatherhood boosts men’s careers

Fatherhood boosts men’s careers

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Moderates want more top women

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Female road sign rejected

Women priests overtake men

Women priests overtake men

‘Witch burning’ causes women shelter outrage

‘Witch burning’ causes women shelter outrage

Moderates want more dads at home

Moderates want more dads at home

Papers push back on papa payments

Papers push back on papa payments

Sahlin pushes for more paternity leave

Sahlin pushes for more paternity leave

Swedish dads steer clear of paternity leave

Swedish dads steer clear of paternity leave

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‘Jail men who pay for sex’

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Female pedestrians get road sign recognition

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Ericsson ordered to raise women’s salaries

Inequality thrives in Stockholm’s embassy world

Inequality thrives in Stockholm’s embassy world

Opening a window on the Queer world

Opening a window on the Queer world

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Study: Swedish men sensitive and lazy

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Swedish sport ‘ignoring gender equality laws’

Boys blocked from bearing ‘girls-only’ Lucia crown

Boys blocked from bearing ‘girls-only’ Lucia crown

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Social Democrats praise government equality record

Women only gym zones ‘not discriminatory’

Women only gym zones ‘not discriminatory’

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Men at 40 have highest incomes in Sweden: study

AMF Pension CEO named Sweden’s top businesswoman

AMF Pension CEO named Sweden’s top businesswoman

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Workplace inequality persists in Sweden: study

Swedish men ‘not as masculine as they used to be’: study

Swedish men ‘not as masculine as they used to be’: study

Swedish men make the best husbands: study

Swedish men make the best husbands: study

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Swedish dad in bid for breast milk

Hollywood wife lays in to Swedish men

Hollywood wife lays in to Swedish men

Party distances itself from Hollywood wife

Party distances itself from Hollywood wife

Anna Anka conjures bygone era of Bad Girls and Mad Men

Anna Anka conjures bygone era of Bad Girls and Mad Men

Rejected women sue Swedish university

Rejected women sue Swedish university

Gender trouble – time to bury the feminist hatchet?

Gender trouble – time to bury the feminist hatchet?

Sweden lagging behind in equality for women professionals

Sweden lagging behind in equality for women professionals

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Swedish ‘milkman’ loses breastfeeding battle

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Allow Afghan women to give massages: army adviser

‘Feminists have better sex’: Swedish party

‘Feminists have better sex’: Swedish party

Donald scores landslide victory in Christmas ‘duck’ battle

Donald scores landslide victory in Christmas ‘duck’ battle

Sweden set to scrap university gender quotas

Sweden set to scrap university gender quotas

Swedish rock mums roll up for riff camp

Swedish rock mums roll up for riff camp

Female students awarded discrimination damages

Female students awarded discrimination damages

Sweden slams forced maternity leave

Sweden slams forced maternity leave

‘Don’t force mothers to stay at home’

‘Don’t force mothers to stay at home’

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Sweden bans university affirmative action

Birgitta Ohlsson – A maverick in a ministerial suit

Birgitta Ohlsson – A maverick in a ministerial suit

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Women’s injuries ‘not taken seriously’

Big claims, little evidence: Sweden’s law against buying sex

Big claims, little evidence: Sweden’s law against buying sex

Big increase in prostitution reports

Big increase in prostitution reports

Bonuses to boost gender equity at Swedish unis

Bonuses to boost gender equity at Swedish unis

TeliaSonera executive named Sweden’s top businesswoman

TeliaSonera executive named Sweden’s top businesswoman

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Swedish manager pay varies widely: report

Parental leave equality ’30 years away’: study

Parental leave equality ’30 years away’: study

Sweden slams on-court skirt demand

Sweden slams on-court skirt demand

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Father in u-turn over lesbian daughter eviction

Long commutes ‘bad for marriage’: Swedish study

Long commutes ‘bad for marriage’: Swedish study

‘Boost sex ed in Swedish schools’: minister

‘Boost sex ed in Swedish schools’: minister

Half of young Swedish mums want to be housewives: study

Half of young Swedish mums want to be housewives: study

Swedish firms choose male bosses: report

Swedish firms choose male bosses: report

‘Sweden is not gender equal’: minister

‘Sweden is not gender equal’: minister

Swedish lesbians see red over sperm fee

Swedish lesbians see red over sperm fee

Gender debate sparks UK-Sweden media spat

Gender debate sparks UK-Sweden media spat

‘Don’t fear the word power’: equality minister

‘Don’t fear the word power’: equality minister

Publicist replaces Sabuni as equality minister

Publicist replaces Sabuni as equality minister

Polemicist prepares for political comeback

Polemicist prepares for political comeback

Swedish men trail women in care league

Swedish men trail women in care league

‘Why haven’t we had a woman prime minister?’

‘Why haven’t we had a woman prime minister?’

‘Let’s tell the truth about women’s progress’

‘Let’s tell the truth about women’s progress’

Wanted: Men to work in Swedish preschools

Wanted: Men to work in Swedish preschools

Sweden most gender equal country in the EU

Sweden most gender equal country in the EU

‘Government should put up or shut up on quotas’

‘Government should put up or shut up on quotas’

Swedes hold strongest views on gender equality in EU: study

Swedes hold strongest views on gender equality in EU: study

Swedes ignore equality law on salary surveys

Swedes ignore equality law on salary surveys

Rise in abuse of foreign wives in Sweden: report

Rise in abuse of foreign wives in Sweden: report