STOCKHOLMMultiple injuries are reported as a truck drove through the main shopping street in central Stockholm. Swedish public radio reports at least three deaths.
Articles by Sanna Hill
President-elect Donald Trump made a statement on Facebook that those who do not want good relations with Russia are either "fools" or "stupid".
INTERVIEWHatune Dogan is an outspoken Syrian Orthodox nun travelling the world visiting refugee camps and war zones. She has criticized the destructive European immigration policy and is not afraid to be "politically incorrect". She has condemned radical Islamism and thinks Russia's involvement in Syria is a good thing. She has also dared to condemn the US for its policy of divide and conquer in order to seize the region's resources. Reporter Sanna Hill followed Hatune Dogan on a journey through the war-torn Iraq and Turkey.
On Wednesday, Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo tweeted that the city would switch off Eiffel Tower lights "in solidarity for Aleppo". People are turning to social media to express their feelings about this odd behaviour after the liberation.
IRAQVolunteers from all over the world are joining the fight against the terrorist army who call themselves the Islamic State. Free West Media visited the frontlines at Daquq, northern Iraq, where Tony from Sweden is one of those assisting Kurdish troops in liberating the area from the Islamists' reign of terror.
SOUTH AFRICAReporters from the Swedish weekly newspaper Nya Tider (New Times) have traveled to South Africa to investigate whether the "Rainbow Nation" is the success story that Swedish establishment media sometimes say – as far as they are at all interested in the land that has been in the media focal point until 1994. We met with politicians, farmers and victims. Thousands of farmers have been murdered in the Rainbow Nation, and the fear is always present.
After heavy fighting and thousands of casualties, Yazidi warriors together with the Kurdish military Peshmerga managed to retake the mountain town of Sinjar from the Islamic State, close to the Syrian border in northern Iraq. Mass graves and ruins bear witness to the ravages of the Islamic State, and the war has forced more than 30,000 Yazidi families to live in refugee camps in the mountains. New Times got a unique opportunity to visit the camps that Europe has deprioritized and follow the soldiers defending their hometown against the Islamic State, which is only a hundred metres away. Together with the help organization Hatune Foundation we visited the camps.