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Swedish nun who saved Jews from Nazis made a saint

Mary Elizabeth Hesselblad rescued at least 12 Jews during the Holocaust, hiding them her convent in Rome.JTA, 6/6/2016, 7:31 AM

Sweden Dep. PM who called 9/11 'accidents' resigns

Swedish Deputy Prime Minister Asa Romson confirms resignation after her Green Party moves to replace her.JTA, 5/10/2016, 8:56 PM

Sweden gives $8 million for 'Palestinian refugees'

Swedes announce UNRWA aid, after last year giving $45 million. UN body, previously linked to incitement, demands $817 million.Dalit Halevi, 5/9/2016, 10:34 PM

Sweden faces a massive ISIS terror attack

Security sources receive intel from Iraq on ISIS cell that infiltrated the country and plans an attack on civilian targets in capital.Ari Yashar, 4/27/2016, 12:26 PM

Sweden's deputy PM calls 9/11 attacks 'accidents'

Swedish Dept. PM and Agriculture Minister Asa Romson says she misspoke, regrets labeling September 11 attacks 'accidents.'JTA, 4/20/2016, 10:41 AM

Swedish minister compares Israel to Nazi Germany

Sweden's Housing Minister, Mehmet Kaplan, leaves after comments comparing Israel to Nazi Germany surface.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/18/2016, 5:13 PM

Swedish 'migrant' revealed to be ISIS terrorist

Haisam Omar Sakhanh, who has resided in Sweden since 2013, arrested for war crimes. Authorities say he was an ISIS executioner.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2016, 1:56 PM

Swedish Minister confronted on funding PA terror

After WZO delegation presents info, Swedish MP holds debate in parliament with minister tasked with funding PA to get some answers.Ari Yashar, 3/5/2016, 10:36 PM

Swedish girl tricked into entering Islamic State

Iraqi Kurds rescue 16-year-old who was misled by an ISIS terrorist in Sweden into traveling to the terror group's 'capital' in Mosul.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/23/2016, 4:53 PM

Swedish TV star quits show due to anti-Semitism

Star of hit Swedish TV series 'The Bridge' says unbearable anti-Semitism in Malmo forced him to leave.Ari Soffer, 2/16/2016, 8:49 PM

Swedish MP calls to stop funding PA incitement

Opposition MP vows to grill Swedish FM Wallstrom over incitement, calls to reconsider massive support to PA.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/31/2016, 5:16 PM

Swedish FM under investigation for bribery

Outspokenly anti-Israel Foreign Minister, Margot Wallstrom, under investigation for illegally circumventing years-long housing wait list.Matt Wanderman, 1/19/2016, 1:44 PM

Arab MKs back Swedish FM against Israel

Joint List party condemns Israel for 'crimes' against Palestinians, blames 'occupation' for terror, radicalism and war.Dalit Halevy, 1/17/2016, 3:32 PM

Swedish Foreign Minister under fire over her flat

Swedish Foreign Minister who has angered Israel criticized for renting an apartment while bypassing ordinary tenants.Ben Ariel, Canada, 1/15/2016, 10:00 PM

ADL demands Swedish PM 'respect' Israel

Lofven told to ensure his ministers get 'knowledge' of Israel's security challenges and commitment to law, following FM's outburst.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/15/2016, 1:55 PM

Embassy protest demands Swedish FM resign

Yisrael Beytenu activists and MK decry 'anti-Semitic statements,' saying Wallstrom will only 'wake up to terror when it's at her home.'Ido Ben-Porat, 1/15/2016, 12:30 PM

Netanyahu slams Swedish FM's 'foolish' comments

In response to call to investigate 'execution' of terrorists, PM decries 'scandalous statement,' warns EU is 'changing political reality.'Nitsan Keidar, 1/14/2016, 9:16 PM

Liberman: Israelis should stop shopping at IKEA

Yisrael Beytenu chairman calls on Israelis to reconsider shopping at Swedish furniture store amid row with Swedish FM.Elad Benari, 1/14/2016, 3:14 AM

Israel bans Swedish officials from visiting

Hotovely takes Foreign Ministry cadets on Samaria tour, says after Swedish FM's outburst that 'Israel has closed doors on official visits.'Yoni Kempinski, 1/13/2016, 1:39 PM

Swedes award journalist who delegitimizes Israel

Olof Palme Prize worth $75,000 given to Palestinian pastor and Israeli Gideon Levy for their fight against the 'occupation.'Shoshana Miskin, 1/7/2016, 8:47 PM

Two Swedes get life for beheading in Syria

Swedish Muslims sentenced after USB stick of one reveals video of them directing beheading and throat slashing, then cheering.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/14/2015, 3:58 PM

Swedish MP: Our FM 'defends terrorists'

Kent Ekeroth berates Margot Wallstrom for anti-Israel views, accuses her and Swedish gov't of holding Israel to 'different standards.'Cynthia Blank, 12/9/2015, 3:48 PM

Swedish PM: Knife attacks in Israel aren't terror

PM Stefan Lofven later scrambles to clarify 'misunderstanding,' after claiming Palestinian knife attacks don't qualify as terror.Ari Soffer, 12/8/2015, 5:06 PM

Sweden: FM's remarks were 'misunderstood'

Swedish Prime Minister and Foreign Minister say Israel blew out of proportion the comments about it executing terrorists without trial.Ben Ariel, 12/7/2015, 6:16 AM

'Swedes think all can be solved with dialogue'

Former envoy Zvi Mazel berates Swedish FM for anti-Israel comments; 'Swedes think everything can be solved with a little dialogue.'Cynthia Blank, 12/6/2015, 3:00 PM

Swedish FM: Israel is 'executing' Palestinians

Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom again lashes out at Israel, claims it is executing terrorists without trial.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/4/2015, 10:02 PM

 The Swedish people wants Wallström out of office

Her total lack of understanding regarding the Middle East is so obvious that resigning is the only solution. Tobias Petersson, 11/22/2015, 7:59 AM

Swedish synagogues temporarily shut down

Sweden's Jewish community temporarily shuts down synagogues as a precautionary measure against possible terrorist attacks.Ben Ariel, 11/20/2015, 6:14 AM

Swedish PM admits: We were 'naive' about ISIS

Sweden's Prime Minister says his country will be stepping up security measures in the wake of ISIS's terrorism.Ben Ariel, 11/20/2015, 3:43 AM

Why not to 'joke' about bombs in an airport

Copenhagen's Kastrup Airport evacuated after two men overheard talking about bomb in their bags; men claim to have been 'only joking.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/18/2015, 6:41 PM

MFA: Sweden 'justifying Palestinian terror'

Swedish FM's remarks linking Israel and ISIS attacks in Paris are 'baseless' and dangerous, foreign ministry chief Dore Gold states.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/16/2015, 8:34 PM

Swedish foreign minister links ISIS attack, Israel

Swedish ambassador summoned over remarks placing part of Paris attacks blame on 'Palestinian frustration.'Nitsan Keidar, 11/16/2015, 4:02 PM

Swedish event takes Jews out of Kristallnacht

Organizers in Umeå claim the event is a 'security risk', downplay Holocaust's horrors.Tova Dvorin, 11/9/2015, 3:45 PM

Sweden on the way to self-destruction?

Church to take down crosses for Muslims' sake, symptom of Sweden's open-door immigration policy causing irreparable damage.Hillel Fendel, 10/27/2015, 2:15 AM

Police: Swedish school sword attack a hate crime

21-year-old Anton Lundin-Pettersson chose victims 'on basis of ethnicity,' watched Nazi videos before attack.Tova Dvorin, 10/23/2015, 11:38 AM

Swedish protesters call to 'slaughter the Jews'

Anti-Israel rally in Malmo turns ugly quickly; Israeli Ambassador urges authorities to useing 'full force of the law' against inciters.Ari Soffer, 10/21/2015, 10:59 AM

Europe Braces For Rape Epidemic From Incoming Migrant Hordes

They welcome the predators uncritically, sacrificing their daughters and wives on the altar of political correctness. Jack Engelhard, 9/10/2015, 2:12 PM

Russia-Sweden Conflict Centers Around Chagall

Moscow blocks Stockholm from borrowing Chagall works in latest move in diplomatic row between the two countries.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/3/2015, 7:53 PM

2 Killed in Knife Attack in Swedish IKEA

Three also injured in stabbing spree; one suspect arrested at the scene.Tova Dvorin, 8/10/2015, 7:54 PM

ISIS in Syria Captures Pregnant Swedish Teen

Foster teen disappeared from southern Swedish town in May and secretly married; she and her husband now captive in Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/10/2015, 4:58 PM

Two Swedes Charged Over Terrorism in Syria

Two Swedish men charged in their country over "terrorist crimes" committed in Syria in 2013.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/25/2015, 12:16 AM

Swedish Stores Dump BDS, Restore Israeli Products

Israel marked a victory in the war against BDS this week when supermarkets in Sweden changed their policy on boycotting Israeli products.Yaakov Levi, 6/18/2015, 9:04 AM

Swedish FM Blasts 'Medieval' Saudi Arabia

Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom accuses Saudi Arabia of handing a "medieval" punishment to blogger sentenced to 1,000 lashes.Elad Benari, 6/10/2015, 4:12 AM

Israel Must Reshape its Relations with Sweden

Israel’s new government must take a firm stand in its relations with Sweden following Sweden’s acknowledgement of Palestine or risk losing Europe. Martin Blecher, 5/15/2015, 12:25 PM

Swedish Politician Apologizes for Holocaust Remark

Green Party spokesperson says sorry after calling migrant crisis 'the new Auschwitz' and then using a derogatory word for Gypsies.Cynthia Blank, 5/11/2015, 7:30 PM

The Connection between Swedish Aid and Hamas Institutions

Sweden's taxpayers are funding organizations that have names like Islamic Relief, but promote war and terror instead of welfare and peace. Tobias Petersson, 4/29/2015, 4:20 AM

PA Gets Swedish Missionaries Freed from Al Qaeda

Sweden thanks Abbas for 'personally' negotiating the release of two Christian hostages captured by Nusra Front in Jordan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/26/2015, 3:20 PM

'Hate Speech Laws Won't Stop Anti-Semitism'

American special envoy against anti-Semitism, Ira Forman, says Europe's policy of arresting those who commit hate speech is bound to fail.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/16/2015, 10:04 PM

Sweden Bars Memorial of Woman Who Struck Neo-Nazi

Amid protests, Swedish city Vaxjo prohibits statue of Danuta Danielsson, who famously struck a neo-Nazi with her purse in 1985.Cynthia Blank, 3/1/2015, 2:55 PM

Radio Hints Jews Responsible for Anti-Semitism

Swedish public radio issues apology after the Israeli ambassador was asked about the responsibility of Jews for anti-Semitism.Elad Benari, 2/18/2015, 5:44 AM

Sweden: Police Arrest Four ISIS Fund-Raisers

Suspects believed to have set up six front companies to siphon millions to Islamic State terror group.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/17/2015, 9:01 PM

Cartoonist in Hiding After Copenhagen Attacks

Probable target of first Denmark attack on free speech event, Lars Vilks, sent into hiding by Swedish police after latest threat.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/16/2015, 8:14 PM

One Dead, 3 Injured After Attack on Danish Cafe

Over 200 bullets fired into Copenhagen cafe during 'free speech' event; target may have been controversial Mohammed cartoonist.Tova Dvorin, 2/14/2015, 10:58 PM

Sweden Announces Aid Package to 'Palestine'

Recognizing "Palestine" comes with responsibilities, says Swedish PM as he announces a multi-million-euro aid package for the PA.Elad Benari, 2/11/2015, 5:13 AM

Abbas Promises to Revive Peace Talks with Israel

In visit to Sweden which recognized 'Palestine,' Abbas dodges questions on solutions and Hamas terror, calls for talks amid ICC lawsuit.Ari Yashar, 2/10/2015, 9:52 PM

Stockholm: Abbas Visit to 'Revive Peace Process'

FM Margot Wallstroem, Abbas to meet over PA-Israel issues; Israeli ambassador 'not happy' over Stockholm's embrace of 'Palestine.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/9/2015, 7:51 PM

Sweden Indicts Syrian Rebel for 'Torture' Video

A Syrian immigrant to Sweden, who fought in the Syrian Civil War, has been indicted for beating a pro-regime fighter in 2012.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/2/2015, 5:17 PM