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Sweden: Country in Northern Europe
Sweden, officially the Kingdom of Sweden, is a Nordic country in Northern Europe. It borders Norway to the west and north, Finland to the east, and is connected to Denmark in the southwest by a bridge–tunnel across the Öresund. At 450,295 square kilometres (173,860 sq mi), Sweden is the largest Nordic country, the third-largest country in the European Union, and the fifth-largest country in Europe. The capital and largest city is Stockholm. Sweden has a total population of 10.4 million, and a low population density of 25.5 inhabitants per square kilometre (66/sq mi), with around 87% of Swedes residing in urban areas in the central and southern half of the country.

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NATO Claims Nord Stream Leak Is the Result of a Deliberate Act of Sabotage [Video]

NATO Claims Nord Stream Leak Is the Result of a Deliberate Act of Sabotage

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Denmark’s PM Says Nord Stream Leaks Caused by Deliberate Actions [Video]

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Denmark and Sweden issue navigation warnings over Nord Stream gas leaks [Video]

Denmark and Sweden issue navigation warnings over Nord Stream gas leaks

Several leaks have been detected in the two Nord Stream pipelines, none of which currently carry any gas supplies to Europe.

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Sweden's centre-right party asked to form government which may include far-right [Video]

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The Moderate party will have to work with the far-right Sweden Democrats to form a government.

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Sweden conservatives to form new govt after narrow election win [Video]

Sweden conservatives to form new govt after narrow election win

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Magdalena Andersson: Sweden's PM will resign today, after conceding election to right-wing [Video]

Magdalena Andersson: Sweden's PM will resign today, after conceding election to right-wing

With 99% of the votes were counted, a bloc which includes the far-right anti-immigrant Sweden Democrats has a majority in parliament of 176 seats to 173.

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The rise of Jimmie Åkesson - The leader Sweden Democrats [Video]

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The Sweden Democrats party has surged to become Sweden's second-largest political force after a national election dominated by fears of gang violence, which has given the once-safe Scandinavian country..

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Sweden election: Right-wing bloc edges ahead, but final result could take days [Video]

Sweden election: Right-wing bloc edges ahead, but final result could take days

Prime Minister Magdalena Andersson's Social Democrats emerged as the biggest party of the night, but her left-wing coalition may not have enough seats to form the next government.

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Sweden votes: Key things to know ahead of general election on Sunday [Video]

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The main parties are split down the middle of the left-right divide, with four parties each forming the two blocs, making the results difficult to predict.

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Sweden election: Why this viral image is not proof of 'climate hysteria' [Video]

Sweden election: Why this viral image is not proof of 'climate hysteria'

The post has been reshared online ahead of Sunday's general election.

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Finland, Sweden, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland and Denmark pledge wind power increase [Video]

Finland, Sweden, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland and Denmark pledge wind power increase

Seven countries want to produce 20 gigawatts of wind power by 2030, enough to supply electricity to 20 million households.

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Rescue operation launched after fire breaks out on ferry near Sweden [Video]

Rescue operation launched after fire breaks out on ferry near Sweden

Around 300 people were onboard the ship when the blaze broke out.

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A$AP Rocky Charged With Assault For 2021 Hollywood Shooting [Video]

A$AP Rocky Charged With Assault For 2021 Hollywood Shooting

A$AP Rocky , Charged With Assault For , 2021 Hollywood Shooting. Deadline reports that rapper A$AP Rocky has been charged with two counts of assault with a semiautomatic firearm. According to Los..

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Biden Approves Sweden and Finland's Bid to Join NATO [Video]

Biden Approves Sweden and Finland's Bid to Join NATO

Biden Approves , Sweden and Finland's , Bid to Join NATO. Biden Approves , Sweden and Finland's , Bid to Join NATO. On August 9, President Joe Biden signed a measure to accept Finland and Sweden's..

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