Tag: Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven

File picture dated June 1, 2010 shows Swedish Parliament member Mehmet Kaplan during a press conference at Stockholm Arlanda Airport.

Swedish Minister Quits After Comparing Israel to Nazi Germany

STOCKHOLM (AFP) –  A Swedish cabinet minister of Turkish origin who compared Israel to Nazi Germany and was photographed with Turkish ultranationalists resigned on Monday, Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven announced. “Mehmet Kaplan has submitted his resignation and I have accepted

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Swedish PM: Stabbing Attacks In Israel Not Terrorism

Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven further strained his country’s relationship with Israel Monday, saying he does not consider stabbing attacks in Israel to constitute terrorism. “No, it is not classified as [terrorism],” Lofven said in an interview to the Swedish