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Burning of Qur’an in Stockholm funded by journalist with Kremlin ties
Permit for demonstration at which anti-Islam provocateur burned Muslim holy book was paid for by far-right journalist linked to Moscow-backed media

Jennifer Rankin

27, Jan, 2023 @5:54 PM

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Estonia ferry disaster inquiry backs finding bow door was to blame
Preliminary findings appear to reject claims blast or collision may have caused deadly sinking in 1994

Jon Henley Europe correspondent

23, Jan, 2023 @4:09 PM

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Turkey condemns burning of Qur’an during far-right protest in Sweden
Event in front of Turkish embassy will further inflame tensions between two countries

Danya Hajjaji

21, Jan, 2023 @10:00 PM

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Former Swedish intelligence officer jailed for life for spying for Russia
Judge says Peyman Kia abused trust placed in him, and also sentences younger brother to 10 years

Jon Henley Europe correspondent

19, Jan, 2023 @4:09 PM

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Turkey pushes back vote on Sweden and Finland’s Nato accession
Ratification will have to wait at least until after elections in May or June, says senior official

Ruth Michaelson

14, Jan, 2023 @3:26 PM

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The Guardian view on European migration policy: a cruel, myopic shambles | Editorial
Editorial: As Sweden takes over the EU presidency, the prospects of a coherent approach are minimal, thanks to the influence of the radical right

Editorial

13, Jan, 2023 @6:30 PM

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Turkey summons Swedish ambassador over Erdoğan effigy
Swedish government distances itself from hanging of presidential dummy in Stockholm stunt by Kurdish group

Jennifer Rankin

12, Jan, 2023 @5:54 PM

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Svante Pääbo: ‘It’s maybe time to rethink our idea of Neanderthals’
The Swedish geneticist on winning the Nobel prize, his laureate father and early man’s sensitive side

Kate Connolly in Leipzig

12, Jan, 2023 @5:00 AM

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Northvolt v Britishvolt: clarity v confusion in the great electric car battery race | Nils Pratley
Fast action in global gigafactory race is happening outside UK, as Swedish pacesetter shows

Nils Pratley

11, Jan, 2023 @1:05 PM

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From the archive: Who killed the prime minister? The unsolved murder that still haunts Sweden – podcast
From 2019: Three decades ago, Olof Palme was assassinated on Stockholm’s busiest street. The killer has never been found. Could the discovery of new evidence finally close the case?

Written by Imogen West-Knights, read by Lucy Scott, originally produced by Susannah Tresilian with additions and scoring by Jessica Beck. The executive producer was Ellie Bury

11, Jan, 2023 @5:00 AM

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Sweden’s biggest wolf cull starts but campaigners fight on
Hunters are allowed to kill 75 wolves from an endangered population of 460. On one hunt that the Guardian joined, they went home empty-handed

Helena Horton and Beata Furstenberg in Sandviken

02, Jan, 2023 @4:40 PM

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European New Year’s Eve TV staple Dinner for One to get prequel treatment
Based on a British variety sketch, comedy is traditionally shown at new year across swathes of mainland Europe

Philip Oltermann in Hamburg

30, Dec, 2022 @9:46 AM

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