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  • Shoot rockets from car – people are chased by police

    The police are searching for two cars on the E4 in Salem outside Stockholm after witnesses saw passengers in the cars shooting rockets into the air.

    “It may be a matter of supporters who are on their way to a sporting event,” the police write on their website.

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  • Ash rain from Etna volcano – airport closes

    Sicily’s second-largest city Catania halts departing and arriving flights after a shower of ash erupted from the active Etna volcano, reports La Repubblica.

    Incoming planes are now diverted to other airports.

    Strong rumblings could be heard as early as Sunday morning and volcano experts at the Etna observatory are unable to make any observations at the moment due to a rain cloud obscuring the top of the volcano.

  • Pink children’s bike found – major police effort

    Photo: Bornholm police

    Danish police have launched a major operation after a pink children’s bicycle was found abandoned by a watercourse in Bornholm.

    Divers have been sent to the scene, the police confirmed on Twitter.

    – It is too early to say whether it is a crime, says police officer Jan Clausen The extra sheet.

  • One person found dead in water

    A person has been found dead in a lake outside Gävle.

    – The public has found a dead person in the water and alerted the police. We have gone there together with the emergency services, says Mathias Rutegård, press spokesperson for police region Mitt.

    At the moment, it is unclear what has happened and the police do not yet have any criminal suspicions.

  • Knifeman chased person

    A man with a knife has been seen chasing another person in Masthugget in Gothenburg, reports GP.

    The drama is said to have taken place in connection with a parking garage, where the man is suspected of having pointed his knife at a person by a car and then started chasing the person.

    – Police on site are trying to find out what has happened, says Caroline Karlsson, police spokesperson, to the newspaper.

    According to the police’s website, narcotics were allegedly found in the car.

    No one has been arrested.

  • Car and motorhome in head-on collision – five to hospital

    Photo: Mikael Nilsson

    A car and a motorhome have collided head-on on route 21 outside Kristianstad.

    The police and ambulance have been called to the scene and the road has been closed in both directions.

    Five people, three adults and two children, have been taken to hospital.

    – One or more must have received serious injuries, says Filip Annas, press spokesperson for police region South.

    At present, it is unclear what caused the accident.

    – We are getting an idea of ​​what has happened and are talking to witnesses, says Filip Annas.

  • Fire in the forest in Vårby

    There is a fire in a forest area in Vårby. According to the police, there will be a fire in the ground.

    The emergency services and the police are on the scene.

    According to Aftonbladet’s information, a person must have been seen starting the fire.

    – A criminal investigation has been launched and we are on site with two patrols. We believe that someone has been careless and that the fire has started, says Ola Österling, press spokesperson for the Stockholm Police.

  • Zelensky changes his mind – Bachmut not occupied

    This morning at the G7 meeting in Japan, Volodymyr Zelenskyy was asked if the city is in “Ukraine’s hands”:

    – No, I don’t think so, the president said then.

    Now Zelensky says that the city is not occupied, reports Sky News.

  • Biden assured: F-16 not into Russia

    Joe Biden is said to have spoken further about the green light he gave to Western countries to freely contribute US F-16 fighter jets to Ukraine, report reporters on the ground during the G7 meeting in Hiroshima

    “I have been assured that Ukraine will not use warplanes to enter Russian territory,” US President Joe Biden is reported to have said.

    Yesterday, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Alexander Grushko said that Western countries are running “enormous risks” in case they send warplanes to Ukraine.

  • Children and adults in a car accident on the E45

    A passenger car and a car with a caravan have collided on the E45 north of Orsa.

    One car is now supposed to be on its roof, according to the police.

    Both adults and children are involved in the accident and there is currently no information on the extent of the injuries.

    Emergency services and police have been called to the scene.

    Update: No one is said to have been injured in the accident.

  • Fire in villa

    There is a fire in a villa on Lidingö outside Stockholm.

    When the emergency services arrived, it must have been burning with open flames.

    – We are on site and working at full capacity. It seems fairly okay and you think that the worst has been taken care of quite quickly, says Tobias Åkesson, commanding officer at the rescue service in Stockholm.

    No one is said to have been injured.

    At present, there is considered to be no risk of spread.

  • A man is wanted in custody for shooting

    The police operation in Rågsved during the night of Thursday. Photo: Blue light images

    A man in his 20s is wanted in custody for murder and three counts of attempted murder after the shooting in Rågsved.

    It was during the night of Thursday that one man died and two men were injured in the shooting at a grill restaurant in Rågsved.

  • Fire in barn with animals

    A barn in Särna in Älvdalen started on fire during the morning. According to the police, no one was injured.

    – There were goats, kids and a pig in the barn, says Nina Begallo at the rescue service.

    The owner managed to evacuate the animals and the emergency services managed to extinguish the fire.

    – They had cooked pig food and then it had caught fire in the lawn and spread to a wall of the barn. But now it’s under control, says Nina Begallo.

  • Man attacked in Visby

    A man was injured during the night in Visby when he was attacked with a stick. A 45-year-old man allegedly stabbed him at Österport in Visby.

    – It has happened in connection with some kind of street kitchen or restaurant, says Ola Österling, press spokesperson at the police.

    The injured man was taken to hospital for treatment.

    – His injuries should not be life-threatening, says Ola Österling.

    Interrogations were conducted with the suspect who has been arrested by prosecutors.

  • Ukraine: We’re on the move

    Ukraine is on the move now. This is what the country’s national guard writes on Twitter.

    Under the statement, they have published a picture with the text “the Ukrainian offensive cannot be stopped, victory is on the horizon”.

    During the spring, there have been several reports that Ukraine is preparing an offensive against Russia.

    So far, it is not known when it is planned to begin.

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    “In 2021, Hurricane Ida also bore down on the city, causing several drownings. Scientists say both tragedies were exacerbated by global warming.”

    What are those scientists called? I want to search and read more.

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    Hi Gunilla!

    The research study can be read here.

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  • What happened to the elderly man who refused to move his car after having his tires punctured by mats of nails last winter?


    Hi Anna!

    The last I read about him was in The Wermlands newspaper in November.

    Then he would buy a new car after living in the old one for two weeks. He then said that he intended to lift the broken car into the air and leave it at the scene.

    He also told us at Aftonbladet that he would register the old car at the National Police Board.

  • If you throw fags everywhere they will rot and if so how long will it take to empty them please


    Hello! According to the organization Keep Sweden Clean, it takes approximately 1-5 years for a discarded cigarette butt to decompose into microplastic.

    “Microplastic can take 100 years before it disappears, if it even does,” they also write.

  • Why is only one of the spy brothers named and pictured?


    Hello! Both are named in the article. Why we only have one picture of Payam Kia is because the article is about him.

  • What has happened to Aftonbladet directly? Previously, you ended up directly on the news you clicked on, but now you always end up at the top and have to scroll down through the feed to get to the article you are interested in reading. Wish that feature came back.


    Hello! Some readers seem to have had issues with it over the past few days so we’ll check it out! If you haven’t updated the app, you can test with that as well (if you read via the app, that is).

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