Swedish MP lashes out: Our foreign minister 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: Stabbing attacks in Israel aren't terrorism

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: Foreign Minister'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

Swedish FM 'wants Israelis to let themselves be stabbed'

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 Foreign Minister: 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 amid terror threat

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

Israeli Foreign Ministry: 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

Outrage after 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

Scandal: Jews not invited to Swedish Kristallnacht commemoration

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

Watch: Swedish demonstrators 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

Chagall Paintings Latest Fallout of Russia-Sweden Conflict

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

Two 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 Markets to 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 Foreign Minister 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 Analogy

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

Abbas Negotiates Release of Swedish Missionaries 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

'Europe's 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 With Her Purse

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

Swedish 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 Lars Vilks Sent into 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 in Attack on Danish 'Blasphemy Conference'

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

Abbas Invited to Sweden After 'Palestine' Recognition

Stockholm personally invites Abbas to discuss 'peace process' and to offer assistance.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/30/2015, 1:54 PM

Yarmulke-Wearing Journalist Forced to Flee Swedish Neighborhood

Peter Ljunggren, a journalist documenting attitudes toward Jews in Malmo, goes undercover with yarmulka and Star of David pendant.Cynthia Blank, 1/25/2015, 12:25 PM

Israel Would Not Provide Security for Swedish FM

Government source reveals that Wallstrom's cancellation and fury with Israel stem from gov't's refusal to provide security on her trip.Cynthia Blank, 1/18/2015, 9:25 AM

Sweden's FM: Israel is Irritating its Allies

Sweden's foreign minister says Israel overreacted to her country’s recognition of “Palestine”, and that it is irritating its close allies.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/16/2015, 8:56 PM

Israel says Swedish Foreign Minister Not Welcome

Sweden's 'utterly unfriendly' decision to recognize the 'state of Palestine' leaves Margot Wallstroem persona-non-grata in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva, 1/15/2015, 5:40 PM

Threats Against Sweden's Jews Double After Paris Attacks

Violent anti-Semitic threats against Sweden's 20,000 Jewish community have doubled since the Paris terror attacks, a community rep. said.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/15/2015, 1:17 PM

Swedish FM Shuns Israel after Recognizing 'Palestine'

FM Wallstrom indefinitely postpones visit to 'Israel and Palestine' in diplomatic fallout after Sweden recognized PA as state.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/7/2015, 12:15 PM

Sweden: Third Mosque Torched in One Week

For the third time in a week, a mosque in Sweden is torched, causing Swedish police to launch a manhunt for the culprit.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/2/2015, 1:12 AM

Man Kidnaps Daughter from Sweden to Bethlehem

An eastern Jerusalem resident arrested for kidnapping his daughter, 3, from her mother in Sweden and bringing the child to Bethlehem.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, Cynthia Blank, 1/1/2015, 1:25 PM

Sweden: Five Injured in Mosque Arson Attack

Arsonist sets fire to a mosque in the Swedish town of Eskilstuna, injuring five.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/26/2014, 2:12 AM

Swedish MP Says Jews Aren't True Swedes, Causes Outrage

Bjorn Soder, deputy speaker of the Swedish parliament, says Jews should ditch their identity if they wish to be considered Swedes.Elad Benari, 12/19/2014, 4:12 AM

Liberman Refuses to Meet with Swedish Counterpart

In a political move responding to anti-Israel policy across Europe, FM Liberman has refused to meet with Swedish FM on her visit to Israel.Cynthia Blank, 12/18/2014, 9:10 AM

The Impending Vote For The Recognition of Palestine

A vote for recognition would do more than anything in decades to undermine a peace settlement. The terrorism will continue, Hamas will import and stock ever more powerful weapons and will, in all likelihood, take control of the West Bank.Dr. Denis MacEoin, 12/15/2014, 9:47 AM

Sweden Can't Sue Israel over Raids on Gaza Flotillas

Swedish prosecutors say they don't have jurisdiction in case of Mavi Marmara, Estelle ships, which attempted to break Gaza blockade.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/9/2014, 8:05 PM

Not Just Israel: Swedish Coalition Dissolves, Elections Called

Snap elections in Sweden after the second-shortest government term in Swedish history, hubbub over immigration.Tova Dvorin, 12/3/2014, 10:07 PM

Swedish Superstore Shelves 'Nazi' Toys

Toy soldiers 'bearing Nazi symbols' shelved after parents take to social media, talk to the press in latest Nazi-related gaffe.Tova Dvorin, 11/29/2014, 7:57 PM

Death Threats Against Swedish Rabbi after Jerusalem Massacre

Anonymous note praises 'wonderful' synagogue attack, threatens to burn down Sweden's oldest synagogue with 'pig' rabbi inside.Ari Yashar, 11/21/2014, 11:07 AM

Sweden Urges Israel to Return Ambassador

Sweden sends senior official to Jerusalem to end diplomatic crisis; Swedish King congratulates 'State of Palestine.'Cynthia Blank, 11/20/2014, 10:14 AM

Sweden Says No Plans to Open Ramallah Embassy

Despite recognizing 'state of Palestine,' Swedish foreign minister says her country will continue to liaise with PA via Jerusalem consulate.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/17/2014, 5:20 PM

Swedish Ambassador: 'Palestine' Recognition Not Anti-Israel

Sweden's Ambassador talks recognition of Palestinian state: 'not anti-Israel, rather attempt to strengthen moderate forces in the region.'Cynthia Blank, 11/9/2014, 8:56 AM

France Moves to Vote on 'Palestine' Recognition

Following suit with Sweden and Britain, socialist French lawmakers propose a vote calling the PA a 'state.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/4/2014, 9:14 PM