Sweden wants Trump to explain mysterious ’last night in Sweden’ incident
Sweden

Sweden wants Trump to explain mysterious ’last night in Sweden’ incident

The Swedish government on Sunday demanded that the White House clarifies what US President Donald Trump meant while speaking at a Florida rally on Saturday during which he referred to what appeared to be a serious incident “last night in Sweden”.

Le Pen in ‘first’ head of state meeting while in Lebanon
France

Le Pen in ‘first’ head of state meeting while in Lebanon

France's far-right leader and presidential candidate Marine Le Pen will meet Lebanon's president on Monday, her first official head-to-head talks with a head of state.

Vatican froze €2 million in 2016 corruption fight
Italy

Vatican froze €2 million in 2016 corruption fight

The Vatican froze some two million euros in suspect funds last year as part of Pope Francis's war against money laundering in the Holy See, its chief magistrate said Saturday.

Vatican ‘House of Cards’ as pro and anti-pope factions clash
Italy

Vatican ‘House of Cards’ as pro and anti-pope factions clash

A real-life version of the hit political drama "House of Cards" is unfolding at the Vatican, from cardinals openly defying the pope to anonymous posters sullying his name.

France denounces cyberattacks blamed on Moscow
France

France denounces cyberattacks blamed on Moscow

Suspected Russian cyberattacks on the French presidential campaign are "unacceptable", France's foreign minister said Sunday, adding it was clear that pro-Europe candidate Emmanuel Macron was being targeted.

Swedes baffled by Trump’s ‘last night in Sweden’ comment
Sweden

Swedes baffled by Trump’s ‘last night in Sweden’ comment

In a speech on Saturday, US President Donald Trump suggested that something had happened ‘last night in Sweden” – prompting baffled Swedes to take to Twitter and other social media wondering what on earth the American leader might have been referring to.