World through the Swedish lens
One-third of Israelis are considering leaving the country : A survey shows that one-third of Israelis are contemplating leaving the country due to plans for a new political system. The potential exodus could have a significant impact on the healthcare system and the economy.
UK warns of terrorist attacks in Sweden : The UK has changed its advice for British residents in Sweden due to an increased threat of terrorist attacks following recent Quran burnings. The British Foreign and Commonwealth Office describes the risk of attacks as "very likely" and urges vigilance during demonstrations, warning that attacks can occur in places often visited by tourists. Sweden's Security Service confirms the elevated terrorist threat level and indicates that there are indications of planned attacks against Swedish interests abroad.
1,000 still missing : Around 1,000 people are still missing after fires broke out in Maui, Hawaii, with over 2,200 buildings destroyed or damaged. The fires are the deadliest in the United States in over 100 years.