Disinfo: Migrant violence strikes the city of Stockholm; authorities ask not to worry


Migrant violence strikes the city of Stockholm; authorities ask not to worry.


Tendentious headline, not covered in the article. RIA FAN is interviewing a representative of the The Swedish National Council for Crime Prevention and is presenting accurate statistics, disproving a claim that "Migrant violence is striking Stockholm".

Official statistics on crime in Sweden can be found here.


  • Reported in: Issue181
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 24/01/2020
  • Language/target audience: Russian
  • Country: Sweden
  • Keywords: migration


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