The Swedish government plans to increase the number of troops deployed overseas. By the end of 2008 troop numbers could top 3,000.
Swedish tourists have been evacuated from Kenya following post-election violence. Over 300 tourists arrived home on Saturday having cut short their holidays.
A young woman was raped by three men in Solna, near Stockholm, in the early hours of Sunday.
Four people died as treacherous driving conditions caused a wave of road accidents in Sweden on Saturday. Forecasts indicate that roads will remain icy on Sunday.