Sweden closer to new wire-tapping law

Sweden closer to new wire-tapping law

A controversial proposal to allow wire-tapping of telephone and email traffic that crosses Sweden's borders moved one step closer to becoming law this week after lying dormant in the Riksdag for the past year.

Sweden’s new wiretapping law ‘much worse than the Stasi’

Sweden’s new wiretapping law ‘much worse than the Stasi’

New tools needed to ‘preempt national security threats’

New tools needed to ‘preempt national security threats’

Sweden sets sights on new snoop law

Sweden sets sights on new snoop law

Opposition to proposed surveillance law mounts

Opposition to proposed surveillance law mounts

Swedish press slams proposed surveillance law

Swedish press slams proposed surveillance law

FRA accused of illegal surveillance

FRA accused of illegal surveillance

Party whips to force through snoop law

Party whips to force through snoop law

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Centre Party split over surveillance

Dissenters put snoop vote on knife edge

Dissenters put snoop vote on knife edge

Sigfrid defies party over surveillance

Sigfrid defies party over surveillance

Parliament debates email tapping bill

Parliament debates email tapping bill

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Critics force snoop law postponement

Surveillance protesters gather outside Riksdag

Surveillance protesters gather outside Riksdag

‘Orwellian law must be stopped’

‘Orwellian law must be stopped’

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Snoop law vote to go ahead

‘Yes’ to surveillance law

‘Yes’ to surveillance law

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Pirate Party to take Sweden to European court

Youth leader may resign over snoop law

Youth leader may resign over snoop law

Sahlin would ‘tear up’ snoop law if elected

Sahlin would ‘tear up’ snoop law if elected

More Swedes against surveillance law

More Swedes against surveillance law

Social Democrats ‘must reject Big Brother’

Social Democrats ‘must reject Big Brother’

Snoop agency head: ‘They should stand up for us’

Snoop agency head: ‘They should stand up for us’

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Snoop law politicians in email storm

Swedish firm: ‘New law will drive businesses out of the country’

Swedish firm: ‘New law will drive businesses out of the country’

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Officials investigate snoop agency leak

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Security Service to examine FRA leak

Reinfeldt: critics ‘don’t understand’ snoop law

Reinfeldt: critics ‘don’t understand’ snoop law

Anti-surveillance demonstrators hold Stockholm rally

Anti-surveillance demonstrators hold Stockholm rally

Defence chief warns over snoop law debate

Defence chief warns over snoop law debate

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Minister rejects opposition ‘games’ on snoop law

Swedish snoop law targets Russia

Swedish snoop law targets Russia

The third chair was for the spy

The third chair was for the spy

FRA chief admits to intelligence sharing

FRA chief admits to intelligence sharing

‘Snoop law bad for Swedish business’

‘Snoop law bad for Swedish business’

Russians plan to dodge Swedish spies

Russians plan to dodge Swedish spies

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Nordic neighbours concerned by snoop law

Liberals demand snoop law retreat

Liberals demand snoop law retreat

State agency ‘violated freedom of religion’

State agency ‘violated freedom of religion’

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Snoop law to be tried in European court

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Liberal Party FRA-law revolt widens

Surveillance law vote ‘betrayed tenets of a democratic state’

Surveillance law vote ‘betrayed tenets of a democratic state’

FRA ‘stopped political murder’

FRA ‘stopped political murder’

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Bugged man reports FRA to Sweden’s Chancellor of Justice

FRA reports blogger to Justice Chancellor

FRA reports blogger to Justice Chancellor

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Defence Minister: ‘FRA doesn’t monitor individual Swedes’

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Personal privacy can never be taken for granted

Moderate Party pols want to ditch FRA-law

Moderate Party pols want to ditch FRA-law

Swedish surveillance law ‘breaks EU rules’

Swedish surveillance law ‘breaks EU rules’

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‘Exempt Swedes from FRA surveillance’

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Snoop law damages trust in government

Report: Moderates ‘abusive’ toward FRA-law detractor

Report: Moderates ‘abusive’ toward FRA-law detractor

Riksdag opening met with FRA-law protests

Riksdag opening met with FRA-law protests

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Swedish television admits mistake in Bildt report

Goverment getting closer to surveillance law compromise

Goverment getting closer to surveillance law compromise

Government unites around new FRA-law

Government unites around new FRA-law

Video: Understanding Sweden’s signals intelligence law

Video: Understanding Sweden’s signals intelligence law

Norwegian group joins case against Sweden’s wiretapping law

Norwegian group joins case against Sweden’s wiretapping law

Swedish intelligence official quits over wiretapping law

Swedish intelligence official quits over wiretapping law

Agencies slam FRA-law revisions

Agencies slam FRA-law revisions

Sweden passes divisive wiretapping law

Sweden passes divisive wiretapping law

Swedish intelligence agency hit by IT-attack

Swedish intelligence agency hit by IT-attack

Social Democrats u-turn on Säpo surveillance

Social Democrats u-turn on Säpo surveillance

Snoop agency to target smartphone apps

Snoop agency to target smartphone apps