An illiterate Foreign Minster?

Is Sweden’s Foreign Minister Carl Bildt illiterate? Or can he actually read and write, and it’s just his thought processes that are muddled? Richard Goldstone recently published a scathing report that heavily criticised Israel for its 30-day operation in Gaza in January this year. Remarkably, however, the report failed to take make mention of the […]

The dangers of letting the lunatics run the asylum

A professional in the foreign ministry. In Spain. While it’s still amateur hour in Sweden. “The foreign minister, while maintaining the most absolute respect for freedom of expression, regrets that space was given to a historian who denies one of the biggest tragedies for humanity in modern history … These types of statements deeply hurt […]

How the West was won

Or, more correctly, conquered. On Thursday August 27, Swedish TV’s national debate programme “Debatt” (in Swedish) dealt with the anti-Semitic Aftonbladet/Donald Boström allegations – entirely unsubstantiated – of illegal organ trafficking by Jews and Israelis. Although the spotlight has naturally trained on the murky agenda of the extreme Left-wing newspaper and its collaborators, the real […]

Sweden’s Aftonbladet: an ideology in search of a newspaper

And, not surprisingly, a good translator. Aftonbladet’s journalistic ethics are matched by the shoddiness of its translations. For the background in a nutshell, see this 2-minute long film. After first leveling what can only be described as a Mediaeval blood-libel against the Jewish state and Jews everywhere, the extreme Left-wing tabloid achieved pariah status among […]

Hear the Israeli position from two Israeli ambassadors

Tired of Swedish Foreign Minister Carl Bildt’s silence?Here are two Foreign Ministry officials who do speak out. They are both from Israel. Carl Bildt caused a major rift between his country and Israel after ordering that Sweden’s ambassador to Israel withdraw her remarks from the embassy website. There she expressed dismay over a highly inflammatory […]

In Sweden, silence is golden – literally

Just ask Swedish Foreign Minister Carl Bildt The gold is in the form of Swedish tax revenues paid dutifully by hard-working Swedes lucky enough to still have a job. That gold is used by the Swedish government. Not for the Swedish population but for the Palestinian Arab population. 700 million kronor per annum, and increasing […]

Sweden's highly voluble Carl Bildt suddenly prefers silence

Swedish Foreign Minister Carl Bildt says it is improper for his government or any of its designated diplomats to comment on racist slurs by a Swedish newspaper.This after Swedish left-wing tabloid Aftonbladet published unsubstantiated anti-Semitic allegations linking together the shooting of an Arab terrorist in the West Bank in 1992, a nationwide Israeli campaign to […]

Swedish Greens emerge in fashionable brown shirts

Swedish Green Party politician Per Gahrton, who is also Chairman of the rabidly anti-Israel “Palestinagruppen”, strongly condemned Sweden’s ambassador to Israel. This after Ambassador Ms Elisabet Borsiin Bonnier expressed her distaste over Swedish tabloid Aftonbladet’s grotesque anti-Semitic article. The populist daily painted a picture of Israel and Jews worldwide engaged in a murky conspiracy to […]

Convoluted Swedish politics impacting the Israeli political scene

Dusted-off Swedish politician and Foreign Minister Carl Bildt is mixing it up in Israel. He’s where he best likes to be – under the spotlight. Swedish Foreign Minister Carl Bildt recently addressed the Herzliya Conference and, speaking to journalists on the subject of Iran, said: “A military option doesn’t exist. You can only delay” Iran’s […]