Sweden

Afghan Boy’s Hope of New Life in Europe Ends in Suicide

By Sven Nordenstam and Benjamin Lesser SVANGSTA, Sweden, Sept 22 – Mustafa Ansari’s journey ended one April morning in his bedroom in a quiet Swedish village. At around 7 a.m., staff at the young asylum-seekers’ centre where Ansari was staying found him dead. The sheets of his metal bunk bed were tied so tightly around

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Sweden on Alert for Possible Daesh Attack in Capital

STOCKHOLM, April 26 – Sweden has received intelligence about a possible attack on the capital by Daesh militants, local media reported on Tuesday, and security services said they were investigating undisclosed “information”. Newspapers Aftonbladet and Expressen as well as public broadcaster Swedish Radio, citing unnamed sources, reported the information was related to the threat of an

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Rescued Swedish Girl Says Life Under Daesh “Really Hard”

ERBIL, Iraq, Feb 24 – A Swedish teenager rescued from Daesh militants in Iraq has said life in the so-called caliphate was “really hard” and that she was duped into going there by her boyfriend. In her first interview since Kurdish special forces recovered her in northern Iraq, the 16-year old told a Kurdish TV channel

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