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Swedish extremism hotline fights for survival after losing funding

The helpline was set up almost three years ago. Photo: Jessica Gow/TT

Published: 10.Jul.2018 16:14 hrs

A Swedish helpline for people worried that someone they know is being radicalized has vowed to press on, despite the government pulling the funds.

The helpline was set up at the request of Sweden's National Coordinator Against Extremism in late 2015 and run first by the Red Cross and then by Save the Children.

But after its official mandate ended earlier this summer, it was not extended, reports SVT.

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