"The defence forces of Sweden in 1940 weren’t stellar, but still stronger than Norway and in particular than Denmark," Carl Bildt said. "Had [Adolf] Hitler decided to invade Sweden it would have been a fight."
Scientists at Harvard University say the chalk would reflect sunlight and, in turn, slow down global warming.
Amid Syria’s civil war, Raqqa became known the world over for being the stage of some of the most horrific episodes of violence perpetrated by the so-called Islamic State.
Everything from lead batteries to scooters has so far been removed from these fragile ecosystems.
A number of Egyptian asylum seekers - some facing life imprisonment in Egypt - are making a last-ditch attempt to avoid deportation following decisions made by Sweden’s asylum agency.
Roofers blow a whistle to alert people below to beware of falling snow and ice.
"Choosing one single person out of 12,000 was not an easy task, but Lisa made a strong impression on us in her letter," Gothenburg Film Festival CEO Mirja Wester said.
An emergency room nurse in Sweden has won a prize to watch films for a week alone in a lighthouse on a remote island.
Authorities have arrested a suspect in their 20s on suspicion of preparing acts of murder and arson.
Sweden has commemorated the teenager activist as part of its new environmental stamp collection.