| Aug 28, 2014
| 12:32 AM
STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Sweden's center-left opposition parties' lead over the governing coalition has decreased in one poll and increased in another ahead of Sept. 14 general election.
The Social Democrat, Green and Left parties would get around 49...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 1:35 AM
STOCKHOLM August 25(Reuters) - Sweden's center-left opposition parties - the Social Democrats, Green and Left parties - hold a solid lead ahead of next month's election but it has narrowed over the last month to 48.8 percent of votes if the election...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 5:49 PM
WASHINGTON — The U.S. and Russian presidents imposed sanctions on each other's top aides and other government officials Thursday as the dispute over Crimea intensified and the White House worried publicly that Moscow might be positioning its...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 4:46 AM
LONDON -- Distilling their anger over reports of U.S. spying on European citizens and governments, including heads of state, European Union leaders are calling for a meeting with U.S. officials on the matter before the end of the year.
In a statement...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 1:12 PM
STOCKHOLM, Sweden – Like a distant cousin who unexpectedly shows up for dinner after years of ignoring invitations, President Obama arrived in Sweden on Wednesday for a last-minute, but first-ever, presidential visit to this Scandinavian capital....
| Sep 4, 2013
| 9:42 AM
Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in Russia, where Japanese and Russian flags are visible on the plane of Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at Saint Petersburg's airport ahead of the G20 summit. The Group of 20 advanced and emerging nations summit...
| Feb 24, 2011
| 5:53 AM
LONDON -- A British court agreed on Thursday to extradite WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to Sweden where he is wanted for questioning over sex crimes, dismissing claims the move would breach his human rights.
Swedish prosecutors want to question...
| May 30, 2012
| 2:41 PM
Did you hear former Soviet Statesman, Mikhail Gorbachev, died? Well, he didn't!
If you use Twitter as your primary news source, you may've thought he had. The Gorbachev death rumor showed up on Prime Minister of Sweden, Fredrik Reinfeldt's, Twitter feed....