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Report: Netanyahu Turns Down Meeting With Swedish PM

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu has once again turned down a meeting with Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Löfven, Channel Two reported Motzoei Shabbos. The latter had requested a meeting with the…

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Swedish Police Successfully Test Electric Cars

Swedish police say their testing of nine electric cars has sparked “positive reactions,” saying units that operated the vehicles will continue to use them. Henrik Langmark of Sweden’s National Police…

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Israel Rebukes Sweden Over UNESCO Vote

Israel has formally reprimanded the Swedish ambassador because of his country’s vote for a UNESCO resolution that denied Israeli sovereignty over, and Jewish historical ties to, Yerushalayim. Israel’s Foreign Ministry…

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After UNESCO Vote, Israel Slashes U.N. Dues Again

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu says he will withhold $1 million in payments to the United Nations following a resolution adopted by its cultural agency that he says diminishes Jewish ties…

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Sweden Questioning 7 People Over Deadly Truck Attack

Swedish police have brought in seven people for questioning over a terror attack in which a hijacked delivery truck mowed down pedestrians in Stockholm, killing four people, authorities said on…

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Uzbek Man Arrested Over Swedish Truck Terror Attack

Swedish police arrested a 39-year-old Uzbek man on suspicion of ramming a hijacked beer delivery truck into crowds in central Stockholm, killing four people and wounding 15 in what they…

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3 People Dead in Bus Crash in Sweden

A bus carrying high-school students in Sweden to a ski resort through the night crashed early Sunday in central Sweden, killing three people and injuring 20 others — seven of…

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