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North Korea's top diplomat meets Swedish leaders

Mar 17, 2018 - 12:02 AM

Ri Yong Ho meeets Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven and Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom a week after US President Donald Trump agrees to a historic summit with the North Korean leader

RI YONG HO IN SWEDEN. North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho (C) leaves the Swedish goverment building Rosenbad in central Stockholm on March 16, 2018. Photo by Vilhelm Stokstad/TT News Agency/AFP

China says Swedish publisher held under criminal law

Feb 06, 2018 - 5:20 PM

Chinese officials give no public reason for Gui Minhai's detention

GUI MINHAI. Placards showing missing bookseller Lee Bo (L) and his associate Gui Minhai (R) are seen left by members of the Civic party outside the China liaison office in Hong Kong on January 19, 2016. File photo by Philippe Lopez/AFP

Saudi Arabia condemns foreign criticism of blogger case

Jun 12, 2015 - 1:05 AM

Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom accuses Saudi Arabia of handing Badawi a medieval punishment

Sweden recognizes Palestinian state

Oct 30, 2014 - 4:34 PM

It is an important step that confirms the Palestinians right to self determination

Palestinians are silhouetted as they walk in front of a large national flag during a rally in Gaza City on December 7, 2013. Mahmud Hams/AFP