Swedish hunters kill 22 wolves in a week
Sweden

Swedish hunters kill 22 wolves in a week

Five wolves were shot by Swedish hunters on Saturday morning, meaning they have killed 22 out of the 24 wolves for which licences have been granted after just one week.

Russia spreading fake news and forged docs in Sweden: report
Sweden

Russia spreading fake news and forged docs in Sweden: report

UPDATED: An expert at Sweden's most respected foreign policy institute have accused Russia of using underhand methods, including fake news, counterfeit documents, and other disinformation, to influence Swedish decision-making.

Metz chief likens flare punishment to Bataclan outrage
France

Metz chief likens flare punishment to Bataclan outrage

The president of France's Metz football team has compared a two-point reduction for flare-throwing to blaming the Bataclan management for 2015's deadly terror attack.

Malmö’s mouse restaurateurs take to open road
Sweden

Malmö’s mouse restaurateurs take to open road

A photo of a mysterious mouse wagon has been posted by the Malmö street art group Anonymouse. What can it mean?

French researcher acquitted of aiding migrants
France

French researcher acquitted of aiding migrants

A French court on Friday acquitted a man for helping migrants sneak into the country from Italy as immigration issues play a major role ahead of this year's elections.

OECD to probe Swiss-based WWF for rights abuses
Switzerland

OECD to probe Swiss-based WWF for rights abuses

The rights group Survival International has accused WWF of forcing the hunter gather Baka tribe from their land.

VW near $2bn ‘dieselgate’ settlement: NY Times
Germany

VW near $2bn ‘dieselgate’ settlement: NY Times

Volkswagen is close to a deal to pay $2 billion to settle a US criminal investigation into the emissions-cheating scandal involving its diesel cars, the New York Times reported Friday.

Korea seeks extradition of ‘Rasputin’ daughter from Denmark
Denmark

Korea seeks extradition of ‘Rasputin’ daughter from Denmark

Denmark said on Friday that Seoul has sought the extradition of the daughter of Choi Soon-Sil, the woman at the heart of a scandal that led to the impeachment of the South Korean president.

Paris department stores finally open on Sundays
France

Paris department stores finally open on Sundays

Sunday shopping at Paris's prestigious department stores is finally becoming a reality.