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Iran releases some Stena Impero crew members

The Iranian authorities released some of the crew members of a Swedish-owned, British-flagged tanker seized in the Strait of Hormuz in July, Sweden’s Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom said. "Noting with …

Iran could release Stena Bulk tanker soon - media

Sweden has received "very strong indications" that a British oil tanker seized last month by Iran in the Strait of Hormuz is to be released soon, according to sources within Sweden’s foreign ministry. Iran’s …

Sweden to grant China's Uighurs refugee status

Uighurs and other Muslim minorities who flee from China to Sweden will more easily be able to get a residence permit following a new decision from the Swedish Migration Agency. In a new official standpoint, the agency said that it is …

Nord Stream 2 pipelay works start in Sweden

The Solitaire vessel has started laying down pipes as part of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project after reaching Sweden's exclusive economic zone. The SR radio broadcaster reported that the vessel had reached the exclusive …

Nations League: Sweden defeats Russia

Sweden secured a 2:0 win over Russia and promotion from the Nations League B Group 2 at the Friends Arena in Stockholm yesterday. The goals were scored by Victor Lindelof (41’) and Marcus Berg …

Georgian citizen killed in Sweden

A dismembered body of a Georgian citizen was found in Sweden's Kalix on the bank of the river, local media reports.  The detained suspect said that it was a murder of self-preservation. Georgia's Ministry of …

Will Sweden stop Nord Stream-2 construction?

All parties of the Swedish parliament opposed construction of the Nord Stream-2 gas pipeline through the bottom of the Baltic Sea. Spokeswoman of the head of the EU committee, Karin Enstrem, said the EU should intervene in this process, …