Iran’s ambassador to Stockholm says the embassy will follow up the case of beating up an Iranian national in Swedish custody until its perpetrators are punished.
Sweden on Wednesday announced it would push for tougher sentences for younger offenders in a bid to combat a rising wave of gang violence.
Ranking diplomats from Iran and Sweden discussed ways to resolve the crisis in Yemen and lift the blockade that has caused humanitarian problems in the Arab country.
Iran’s EB Home and several lawyers have filed a complaint against Mölnlycke Health Care, a Swedish medical device company, over its refusal to sell medical products to Tehran under US pressures.
Nearly 3,000 barrels of “life-threatening” nuclear waste have reportedly been misplaced in Sweden, raising concerns about potential environmental impacts and prompting calls for an urgent re-inspection of the radioactive material.
After reports of abnormal blood clotting in recipients of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine, Sweden has become the latest European country to suspend the administration of the Oxford-made vaccine.
Ali Asghar Khaji, a senior Adviser to the Iranian Foreign Minister and Sweden’s Special Envoy for Yemen Peter Semneby held a phone conversation as part of Iran’s international consultations to settle the Yemen crisis.
The foreign ministers of Iran and Sweden talked about various regional and international issues in a telephone conversation on Wednesday.
The assassination of a high-profile scientist with the Iranian Defense Ministry by Israel-tied terrorists has drawn reactions from other countries and senior political figures.
The top Iranian and Swedish diplomats have exchanged views on issues of common interest, including the 2015 nuclear deal and bilateral relations.