Two independent, blackouts in south central Stockholm yesterday and western Stockholm today. Many thousands of households affected. It is unclear why the security systems shut down the power and why two independent stations shut down in two days
Canadian warship HMCS Fredericton, flagship of Standing NATO Maritime Group 1, caught fire off the coast of Norway this morning. The fire has now been extinguished
The Russian frigate "Admiral Gorshkov" launched a hypersonic missile "Zircon" at a sea target in the White Sea - Russian Defense Ministry
A police officer has been taken to hospital after being beaten during an operation in Vårby in Stockholm, the police write on their website. Several people have been arrested
1 week ago
B-52 bombers recently flew missions taking off from home station to strike simulated targets in the North Sea region. @RAFMildenhall tankers provided key air refueling enabling global mobility.
Minister of Defense Peter Hultqvist (S) is prepared to send the Swedish military to Ukraine, as Russia is preparing at the border. Says yes to proposals to train Ukrainian troops
Detonation at a car workshop - area in Borås cordoned off
1 week ago
Looks like Russia just has conducted a live/kinetic ASAT test, likely a A-235 / PL-19 Nudol, launched from Plesetsk. The large NAVWARN-area in the Laptev Sea is likely debris reentry area. Corresponding NOTAM no longer active
2 week ago
Ongoing QRA Russian strategic bombers in the area
Border Guards of Finland: A few dozen people have arrived in Finland via Belarus (30). The situation is stable, it is monitored and information is exchanged. The main destinations are in Central Europe
Four km. of undersea cable part of a surveillance network to monitor aquatic life but also used by NOR military vanished from the sea floor in northern Norway
2 week ago
Norwegian police shot a man running with a knife in one of the districts of Oslo. The policemen attempted to run over the intruder with the police car. During the arrest, there was a fight with the policeman, which ended in the shooting of the man
Denmark and Sweden hospitals taking patients with severe covid from Romania
Sweden's Social Democrats elect Magdalena Andersson leader, making her next likely PM
The Russian research ship Akademik Ioffe has been detained in Denmark, the Russian Embassy reports. The arrest of the ship, which belongs to the Russian Academy of Sciences, was carried out "as an interim measure in a third party's claim."
4 week ago
Sentinel-1 SAR-imagery of the 80th MRB garrison in Alakurtti at 0424z this morning, and yesterday at 0431z. Compared to yesterday (and rest of the week) it is appears that significant amounts equipment is now missing from the vehicle parks
1 month ago
Today Norwegian F-16s and F-35s identified a larger group of Russian aircraft outside the northern coast of Norway. A good practice for the two F-35s, temporarily stationed at Evenes, that are preparing to take over the Quick Reaction Alert in January next year
Two Tu-160 long-range bombers flew over the Barents and Norwegian Seas, in some areas they were accompanied by F-16s of the Norwegian Air Force, - Russian Ministry of Defense said
No one has been arrested after the murder of rap artist Einár. The police are now investigating possible connections to other incidents, including a shooting that took place in Sätra the night before the fatal shooting.
Sweden repatriates 3 women accused of ties to ISIS, 8 children from Syria
Ulf Borgström, also known as "Gryningspyromanen", has escaped - cut the foot shackle, according to Sydsvenskan
A man armed with a bow fired arrows at shoppers in a small Norwegian town Wednesday, killing five people before he was arrested, authorities said.
1 month ago
Norway: Police confirm five dead and two seriously injured in Kongsberg. No details about the perpetrator, who was arrested half an hour after the first emergency calls. The situation was confusing for a long time because the perpetrator moved within a large radius
Norwegian police: 5 people were killed, 2 were injured in the Kongsberg attack
Several people were killed and others injured by a man using a bow and arrows in Kogsberg, Norway, according to the local police
The Swedish cartoon artist Lars Vilks, who had lived under police protection since his 2007 sketch of the Prophet Mohammed with a dog's body brought death threats, has died along with two police officers in a road crash
1 month ago
The Russian Defense Ministry completed tests of the Zircon hypersonic missile. The first launch from the nuclear submarine Severodvinsk was completed successfully
Mark Lorentzon is the suspected bomber who is being hunted for the bombing in Gothenburg - described as dangerous by the police;
Al Jazeera English: "Police suspect foul play in Swedish apartment building explosion"
Gothenburg explosion first reports at 5am local time explosion outside residential building in central Gothenburg several fires at least four seriously injured, 24 taken to hospital 'hundreds' evacuated cause unclear, but officials have ruled out gas leak