Europe

Sweden's Prime Minister Stefan Lofven loses no-confidence vote

Anti-immigration party backs centre-right opposition to remove country's leader out of office in hung parliament.

Sweden's Prime Minister Stefan Lofven loses no-confidence vote

Witness

Letters to a Serial Killer

Can a filmmaker learn who tried to kill her brother in Sweden by corresponding with a racist serial killer, Peter Mangs?

Sweden

Sweden faces political deadlock as far right gains

Ruling left-wing bloc moves to form alliance with centre-right bloc as anti-immigrant party emerges as a third force.

Sweden

Sweden polls: Left, right blocs level as far-right makes gains

Official results show tight race between leading political blocs as far-right party increases vote share.

Sweden

Sweden's far right poised for gains in heated polls

Opinion polls suggest far-right Sweden Democrats likely to make gains, which could complicate coalition talks.

Swedish election: Far right poised for gains in heated polls

The Far Right

A Somali super mum in Sweden

Life in the Stockholm suburb of Rinkeby seen through the eyes of a mother fighting to improve life for its residents.

Europe

Sweden: How will far right’s rise impact election?

The Scandinavian country has long had a reputation for welcoming refugees and asylum seekers, But now the anti-immigrant parties’ rise is shifting the political landscape.

Sweden: How will far right’s rise impact election?

Sweden

Five things to know about the Swedish election

The far right has drawn significant support ahead of polls, politicising issues such as migration and a rise in crime.

Refugees, crime, environment in spotlight as Swedes head to polls

Europe

Sweden election: PM slams far-right leader's remarks on migrants

The vote on Sunday will be Sweden's first since 163,000 migrants were allowed into the country in 2015.

Sweden election: PM slams far-right leader's remarks on migrants

Europe

Sweden election: The far right is on the rise

The influence of the far right is being increasingly noticed in Sweden as security and immigration top the agenda.

This is Europe

The Mothers of Rinkeby: Last Night in Sweden

A group of Somali super mums patrols the streets of Stockholm's infamous Rinkeby neighbourhood to prevent crime.

Sweden

Swedish activist stops flight from deporting Afghan man to 'hell'

Elin Ersson's refusal to sit down on a plane deporting a 52-year-old to Kabul could see her fined and jailed.

Swedish activist stops flight from deporting Afghan man to 'hell'

Europe

Sweden wildfires: Worst drought in 74 years

Sweden struggles to beat back the flames as drought spreads new fear across Northern Europe.

The Far Right

Is Sweden's far right heading for success at the polls?

Concerns over migration drive support for the far right, which is also anti-EU, ahead of September 9 elections.

Sweden Democrats: How will the far right perform in elections?

Weather

Sweden: Wildfires, heatwave and drought

Scandinavia unprepared for worst drought in 74 years as wildfires rage and Stockholm asks for international assistance.

Sweden: Wildfires, heatwave and drought