Sweden to appoint Middle East peace envoy

Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom announces her country will be involved in Israel-PA peace talks.Elad Benari, 2/16/2017, 6:14 AM

Swedish Foreign Minister tweets about trip to 'Palestine'

Swedish Foreign Minister calls for action to "save the two state solution" after meeting with PA officials in Ramallah.Elad Benari, 12/18/2016, 6:32 AM

Report: Israel boycotting Swedish Foreign Minister

Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom, known for her anti-Israel statements, is visiting the region but will not meet Israeli officials.Elad Benari, 12/13/2016, 6:13 AM

Livni meets with anti-Israel FM in Sweden, breaching ban

Despite the Foreign Ministry's boycott against the Swedish foreign minister, MK Livni meets with Margot Wallstrom.Shoshana Miskin, 3/13/2016, 10:48 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

Is the Swedish foreign minister an anti-Semite?

Examining Natan Sharansky's 3D litmus test for modern anti-Semitism. Noam Rotem, 1/24/2016, 4:32 AM

Video mocking Swedish Foreign Minister goes mega-viral

A video created in response to outlandish claims against Israel has received 730,000 views. Now with English subtitles as well.Gil Ronen, 1/21/2016, 10:22 PM

Israeli mayors refuse to attend Swedish leadership seminar

In wake of diplomatic storm over Swedish FM's anti-Israel comments, a group of 15 mayors say plan to boycott seminar scheduled for March.Cynthia Blank, 1/21/2016, 7:45 AM

'Terrorists were influenced by Wallstrom's remarks'

Akunis says Otniel and Tekoa stabbers could very well have been moved by Swedish FM's anti-Israel comments to conduct attacks.Ido Ben Porat, 1/20/2016, 4:32 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

Israel reprimands Swedish envoy for FM's 'execution' charge

Foreign Ministry tells Carl Magnus that Swedish FM will play no role in 'foreseeable future' with regard to Israeil-Palestinian relations.Cynthia Blank, 1/13/2016, 8:18 PM

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

Liberman: All Swedish FM has to do now is join the terrorists

Yisrael Beytenu chairman denounces Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom’s latest remarks against Israel.Elad Benari, 1/13/2016, 6:15 AM

Israel fumes over Swedish FM's 'execution' accusation

Ministers slam Swedish Foreign Minister's claim that Israeli performs extrajudicial executions of Arab terrorists.Talia Blatman, 1/12/2016, 5:59 PM

Sweden is at war with Israel

It is simply allowed to hate Jews in Sweden. Giulio Meotti, 12/9/2015, 3:55 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

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

Netanyahu denounces 'double standards' in Swedish FM's remarks

Netanyahu protests Swedish Foreign Minister's anti-Israel remarks in conversation with Swedish counterpart.Elad Benari, 12/7/2015, 2:12 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

Israel denounces Swedish minister's anti-Israel remarks

Israel's foreign ministry denounces Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom's claims that Israel executes terrorist stabbers.Ben Ariel, 12/6/2015, 2:15 AM

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

Dutch party head blames Israel for Paris attack

Echoing Swedish FM, Dutch Socialist Party leader says 'outrage' over 'Palestinian-Israel conflict' caused ISIS to attack French citizens.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/17/2015, 9:20 PM

Liberman: Swedish FM's comments 'cynical and hypocritical'

Yisrael Beytenu denounces Swedish Foreign Minister over comments linking Paris attacks with Israeli-Palestinian conflict.Elad Benari, 11/17/2015, 3:12 AM

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Sweden’s FM: I'll be Happy to Send Liberman IKEA Furniture

Sweden’s Foreign Minister, Margot Wallstrom, responds to Israeli counterpart's criticism over decision to recognize "Palestine".Elad Benari, 10/31/2014, 1:13 AM