Swedish party removes one of its members over anti-Semitism

Sweden’s far-right party, Sweden Democrats, kicks out one of its members over anti-Semitism.Ben Ariel, 12/6/2016, 2:45 AM

Syria's White Helmets win Swedish human rights prize

Emergency responders organization wins Swedish human rights group's 'Right Livelihood Award.'AFP, 9/22/2016, 2:33 PM

Lapid takes Sweden to task for skewed moral stance

Lapid: If the Swedish foreign minister is concerned about human rights, she should focus on the whole Middle East - except for Israel.Yoel Domb, 8/28/2016, 4:54 PM

Sweden silences documentary tying jihadism, anti-Semitism

Swedish state television refuses to air commissioned documentary after directors refuse to demonize Israel, US.Matt Wanderman, 7/17/2016, 6:08 PM

Swedish politician: Migrant rape isn’t as bad

Feminist Left Party politician Barbro Sörman says it’s ‘worse’ when Swedish men rape women than when immigrants do it.Gil Ronen, 7/4/2016, 6:55 PM

Leading rabbi challenges Sweden: End bans on milah, shechita

President of Conference of European Rabbis says Swedish gov't can't claim to fight anti-Semitism while actively discriminating against Jews.Ari Soffer, 6/20/2016, 4:11 PM

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

Swedish deputy PM, who called 9/11 attacks '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 forks over $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 apologizes for calling 9/11 an 'accident'

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 resigns after comparing 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 from Syria

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 Palestinian 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 rampant 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 terror 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 Foreign Minister 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 Foreign Minister 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 Stockholm apartment

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 and immoral' 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

Deputy FM bans Swedish officials from visiting Israel

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 Haaretz 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 jail for 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 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