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Posted on 11 February 2018 | 10:53 am
Sweden tried to drop Assange extradition in
The GuardianSweden tried to drop Assange extradition in 2013, CPS emails showThe GuardianJulian Assange on the balcony of the Ecuadorian embassy in London. Photograph: Facundo Arrizabalaga/EPA. Swedish prosecutors attempted to drop extradition proceedings against Julian Assange as early as 2013, according to a confidential exchange of ...and more »
Posted on 11 February 2018 | 9:20 am
Gui Minhai: Chinese press attacks Sweden
BBC NewsGui Minhai: Chinese press attacks Sweden over booksellerBBC NewsState media in China have accused Sweden of a movie-style plot to spirit away detained bookseller Gui Minhai, who has Swedish citizenship. The Hong Kong-based businessman was seized on 20 January while travelling to the Chinese capital, Beijing. On ...Chinese media claims bookseller Gui Minhai offered national secrets to foreign groupsThe GuardianHong Kong bookseller criticizes SwedenNHK WORLDSweden says will press China to release publisher despite video criticismAsahi ShimbunHerald-Whig -The News International (blog)all 14 news articles »
Posted on 11 February 2018 | 4:08 am
Bookseller Detained in China Says Sweden Is
Wall Street JournalBookseller Detained in China Says Sweden Is Using Him as a 'Chess Piece'Wall Street JournalBEIJING—China defended its detention of Swedish bookseller Gui Minhai, saying he was suspected of leaking state secrets, a day after a police-arranged appearance in which he accused Stockholm of using him for political gain. The case of Mr. Gui, who ...Detained bookseller Gui Minhai slams Sweden in 'staged interview'Deutsche WelleDetained Hong Kong bookseller says 'Sweden uses me as a chess piece'Taiwan Newsall 14 news articles »
Posted on 10 February 2018 | 10:59 pm
OMG I Want This House: Skane, Sweden
Daily BeastOMG I Want This House: Skane, Sweden (Photos)Daily BeastThe Pinnacle List. We know what you've been thinking: Isn't it about time to follow the lead of the Scandinavians and get yourself a Swedish summer home? Not only do we support this move, we also have the perfect spot. Villa J on the southwest coast of ...
Posted on 10 February 2018 | 7:17 pm
Sweden to hold talks with Ecuador over
Sweden will now hold talks with Ecuador over the 2010 sex crime allegations against WikiLeaks editor Julian Assange, who has now spent three years inside the Latin American nation’s London embassy. The two countries had previously been unable to come to ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 3:26 am
Sweden to meet Ecuador officials over
Stockholm (AFP) - Swedish officials will meet their Ecuadorian counterparts on Monday to find a way for Swedish prosecutors to question WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange over a rape allegation. "It is the first time that we are going to meet and we will ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 2:28 am
The Ojnare Forest: Sweden's Hetch Hetchy?
(The original Swedish text follows the English translation). In the ongoing debate about the future of the Ojnare Forest on the Swedish island of Gotland, Anders Ferbe, head of the metalworkers' union, suggested a compromise. In an article on Swedish ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 1:46 am
Could Sweden do away with bank branches?
Sweden is close to being a cash-free society as electronic payments have dethroned cash and day-to-day banking has moved online. But is there room for bank branches in a country where street suppliers selling the local magazines take card? “Almost never ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 1:15 am
Sweden and Ecuador set to launch Assange
Sweden is seeking to reach a deal to pave the way for prosecutors to question Julian Assange at the Ecuadorian embassy in London where the Wikileaks founder has been holed up for over three years as he fights an extradition to Sweden over rape allegations.
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 12:58 am