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Swedish left-wing bloc wins election
Social Democrats to lead new government - but far-right party scores large gains to become third-largest in country.
Last updated: 15 Sep 2014 10:35 GMT
Opposition leads polls as Sweden votes
Left-leaning party favoured in polls after eight years of centre-right government criticised for increasing wealth gap.
Last updated: 14 Sep 2014 13:51 GMT
Italy: Hopes on hold
They dream of a permanent home in Europe but many migrants end up stranded in informal refugee settlements.
Last updated: 10 Sep 2014 15:13 GMT
Israel 'coercing African migrants to leave'
HRW report alleges that Israel has used an "unlawful coercion policy" to deport nearly 7,000 African asylum seekers.
Last updated: 09 Sep 2014 08:15 GMT
The Russian roulette of the EU asylum system
The likelihood of receiving asylum in the EU is a game of risk that migrants have to play.
Last updated: 05 Sep 2014 08:49 GMT
Why SADC does not consider Mugabe a villain
Regional bloc ignores criticism levelled against Zimbabwe's leader and hands him its rotating chairmanship.
Last updated: 21 Aug 2014 05:06 GMT
Boat people's perilous journey to Italy
With increased conflict hundreds of refugees continue to risk their lives to find asylum in Italy.
Last updated: 24 Jul 2014 15:33 GMT
Italy's disappearing migrants
After arriving in massive numbers, most of the migrants from Syria and Eritrea abscond from refugee centres.
Last updated: 23 Jul 2014 09:25 GMT
Ramadan in Sweden with no dusk, no dawn
During summer, the sun never sets in Sweden's northernmost town, posing challenges for Muslims observing the holy month.
Last updated: 07 Jul 2014 20:37 GMT
Eritrea president targeted by new Swedish law
Swedish law firm reports Isaias Afewerki and several ministers to the police for crimes against humanity.
Last updated: 02 Jul 2014 13:02 GMT
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