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Mosque 'challenged bomber's view'

Monday, December 13th 2010, 17:27
related places: A, Stockholm

A suspected suicide bomber who detonated explosives in Stockholm was challenged about his extreme views, a Luton mosque official says.
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UK search amid Sweden bomb probe

Monday, December 13th 2010, 15:10
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Stockholm

Police search a house in Luton as part of the inquiry into Saturday's suspected suicide bombing in Stockholm.
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Alleged bomber audio: "We're for real"

Monday, December 13th 2010, 9:36
related places: Stockholm

Audio recording received by Swedish news agency TT minutes before the Stockholm bomb attack.
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Sweden probes 'terrorist' attack

Sunday, December 12th 2010, 23:50
related places: Stockholm

Two explosions in a busy shopping area of Sweden's capital Stockholm are being investigated as a terrorist attack, officials say.
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Sweden confirms 'terrorist' attack

Sunday, December 12th 2010, 17:48
related places: Stockholm

Police in Sweden say they are treating two explosions in the centre of Stockholm as a terrorist attack.
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Swedish PM: Bomb blasts 'unacceptable'

Sunday, December 12th 2010, 17:08

Swedish PM Fredrik Reinfeldt: ''what has happened is both unwanted and unacceptable''
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Swedish shoppers caught in blasts

Sunday, December 12th 2010, 5:45
related places: Stockholm

Blasts in Stockholm kill one person and injure two in what Sweden's foreign minister says was a failed terrorist attack.
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Spanish anger at Wikileaks arrest

Sunday, December 12th 2010, 2:41
related countries: Spain Spain, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Street

Street protests in Spain call for the release of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, who faces extradition from Britain to Sweden.
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Fatal blast hits Swedish capital

Sunday, December 12th 2010, 0:00
related places: Stockholm

One person has been killed and two others injured as two explosions rocked the centre of the Swedish capital, Stockholm.
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A cyber space

Friday, December 10th 2010, 12:05

Exploring Wikileaks' underground nerve centre in Sweden
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Inside the Wikileaks server 'bunker'

Thursday, December 9th 2010, 22:00
related places: Stockholm

Stephen Evans goes inside the former nuclear bunker in Stockholm housing the servers that host whistle-blowing website Wikileaks.
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Swedish lawyer backs Assange

Thursday, December 9th 2010, 17:37

Bjorn Hurtig, the Swedish lawyer for the Wikileaks founder, Julian Assange, has said he believes his client may be the target of two vindictive former admirers.
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Swedish court jails al-Shabab men

Thursday, December 9th 2010, 10:24
related countries: Somalia Somalia
related places: A

A Swedish court has sentenced two members of the Islamist al-Shabab group to four years in prison for planning suicide attacks in Somalia.
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Is Sweden really so squeaky clean?

Thursday, December 9th 2010, 9:54

Sweden consistently tops surveys and polls as among the least corrupt places in the world to do business - but does it deserve that reputation?
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Britain receives Assange warrant

Monday, December 6th 2010, 20:23

A European arrest warrant for the Wikileaks founder, Julian Assange, arrives from Sweden.
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Wikileaks' Assange to fight case

Sunday, December 5th 2010, 13:12

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange will fight any attempts to take him to Sweden to face rape allegations, his lawyer says.
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New warrant for Wikileaks founder

Thursday, December 2nd 2010, 13:25

Swedish authorities issue a new detention order for Wikileaks founder Julian Assange following a procedural error with the first.
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Assange appeals on Sweden warrant

Wednesday, December 1st 2010, 0:03

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange files an appeal with Sweden's Supreme Court against an arrest warrant for questioning on rape allegations.
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Assange's detention order upheld

Wednesday, November 24th 2010, 16:30

A Swedish court rejects Wikileaks founder Julian Assange's appeal against a detention order in a rape case.
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Sweden issues warrant for Assange

Saturday, November 20th 2010, 16:08

Swedish prosecutors issue an international arrest warrant for Wikileaks founder Julian Assange over rape allegations.
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International warrant for Assange

Thursday, November 18th 2010, 15:45

Swedish prosecutors say they will issue an international arrest warrant for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange over rape allegations.
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Tattoo director queries US remake

Wednesday, November 10th 2010, 14:13
related countries: United States United States
related places: English

The Danish director of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo questions why an English-language version is being made of Stieg Larsson's novel.
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Sweden 'race gunman' faces court

Tuesday, November 9th 2010, 14:53
related places: A, Malmo

A man accused of a series of race-related shootings which terrified the Swedish city of Malmo appears in court in the city.
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Sweden holds race killing suspect

Sunday, November 7th 2010, 14:51
related places: A, Malmo

A man is arrested in the Swedish city of Malmo over a series of gun attacks over the past year.
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Saab increases losses at Spyker

Friday, October 29th 2010, 8:37

Spyker Cars, the owner of Saab, sees its third quarter losses rise substantially following it takeover of the Swedish carmaker.
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Hunt for Swedish gunman continues

Monday, October 25th 2010, 9:48
related places: Malmo

Swedish police are continuing to hunt for a gunman who they think may be behind a spate of racially-motivated shootings in the southern city of Malmo.
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Federer equals Sampras title haul

Sunday, October 24th 2010, 15:12
related countries: Germany Germany

Roger Federer beats Germany's Florian Mayer 6-4 6-3 to win the Stockholm Open and equal Pete Sampras's haul of 64 ATP titles.
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