More Sweden Articles

  • Clashes at Stockholm protest against neo-Nazis

    STOCKHOLM (AP) — Swedish riot police briefly clashed with counterdemonstrators at a neo-Nazi rally in Stockholm on Saturday, two weeks before a parliamentary election. Police said four police officers and three civilians were slightly injured in the violence that erupted on the sidelines of a...

  • Swedish town celebrates link to the Bronx

    STOCKHOLM (AP) — Nearly four centuries after Jonas Bronck set foot in America, his birthplace in southern Sweden is finally recognizing its historical link to the New York borough that bears his name. On Saturday the small town of Savsjo (SEV-sher), deep inside the pine forest of Smaland...

  • Swedish politician says he's Mitterrand's son

    STOCKHOLM (AP) — A Swedish politician surrounded by rumors of being the secret son of Francois Mitterrand has said in an interview that the late French president was his father. Hravn Forsne, a 25-year-old running for Parliament, made the claim in an interview with Kungsbacka-Nytt, a local...



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