Asylum activists arrested for anti-AfD protest
Germany

Asylum activists arrested for anti-AfD protest

Police clashed Saturday with activists who took to the streets of Berlin to shout down anti-migrant marchers of the populist nationalist Alternative for Germany (AfD).

Street fight breaks out in southern Stockholm
Sweden

Street fight breaks out in southern Stockholm

Four people were taken to hospital after a large street fight in Skarpnäck in southern Stockholm on Saturday afternoon.

German intelligence agency ‘spied on Spanish embassy’, claims report
Spain

German intelligence agency ‘spied on Spanish embassy’, claims report

The German spying scandal is more wide-ranging than previously known. Among the targets are several embassies in Germany, including the Spanish, and international organisations such as the Red Cross.

Sweden faces huge shortfall in refugee tents
Sweden

Sweden faces huge shortfall in refugee tents

Sweden won't have enough tents to house record numbers of asylum seekers, with only 4000 spaces available for an expected 50,000 new refugees.

Germany spied on EU allies: new report

Germany spied on EU allies: new report

Germany's intelligence agency eavesdropped on many of the country's closest European allies, including France, Sweden, Italy, Spain and Britain, according to new reports.

Half of post-WWII interior ministry were ex-Nazis
Germany

Half of post-WWII interior ministry were ex-Nazis

For two decades after the Second World War, over half of all employees of the West German interior ministry were ex-Nazis, a new study shows.

Explosive sub found near Russian gas pipeline
Sweden

Explosive sub found near Russian gas pipeline

An underwater vessel containing undetonated explosives has been found near the Russian underwater gas pipeline Nord Stream, just off the Swedish coast.