Saturday, January 23, 2021

MixedTimes - Chris Tomlinson

Sweden: Child Rapes Drove Overall Rape Increase in 2020

Sweden: Child Rapes Drove Overall Rape Increase in 2020

Total reported rapes in Sweden increased last year, and the change was driven by a surge in the number of sex attacks against children, according toNational Council for Crime Prevention (Brå) statistics.

Stockholm Saw Record Number of Explosions in 2020

Stockholm Saw Record Number of Explosions in 2020

The Swedish capital city of Stockholm saw a record number of explosions and bombings in 2020 despite the Chinese coronavirus pandemic, according to police statistics.

First British Coronavirus Strain Cases Found in Sweden

First British Coronavirus Strain Cases Found in Sweden

The Swedish Public Health Agency has confirmed that the first cases of the new strain of the Chinese coronavirus, originally detected in Britain, have been found in the province ofSödermanland.

Muslims Who Rioted After Qur'an Burning Get Soft Sentences

Muslims Who Rioted After Qur'an Burning Get Soft Sentences

A 31-year-old man and six teens were given light sentences for participating in a riot in the multicultural Swedish city of Malmö earlier this year after anti-Islam activists burned a copy of the Qur'an.

'Allahu Akbar' Shouting Knifeman Attacks French Police

'Allahu Akbar' Shouting Knifeman Attacks French Police

A young man, formerly in a deradicalisation programme, was arrested after attacking police officers while armed with two knives in the department of Vaucluse, allegedly yelling "Allahu akbar".

Claim: Coronavirus May Have Been in Italy in November of 2019

Claim: Coronavirus May Have Been in Italy in November of 2019

Doctors in the Italian city of Milan have claimed that the Wuhan virus may have been circulating in the city as early as November of 2019 after re-examining a case of a child who reported breathing difficulties.

EU's Coronavirus Christmas Rules: No Communal Singing, Televised Church Only

EU's Coronavirus Christmas Rules: No Communal Singing, Televised Church Only

The European Commission has released a set of Christmas Wuhan coronavirus guidelines including a proposal to ban communal singing. The Commission guidelines were released on Wednesday and included lists of “recommended actions for member states” which instruct countries to look