- Denmark’s intelligence agency helped the US to spy on Swedish politicians and government officials, Danish public broadcaster DR reported on Monday.
- Defense Minister Peter Hultqvist said the Swedish government takes the allegations very seriously and is demanding answers about what has happened.
- Denmark reportedly allowed the US from 2012 to 2014 to gather information from internet cables running through the Nordic nation.
Related stories from around the North:
Iceland: Iceland & UK sign agreement to boost security, defence cooperation, Eye on the Arctic
Norway: Norway absent from massive US-led multinational drill in Europe next year, The Independent Barents Observer
Russia: Russia’s top general indirectly confirms Arctic deployment of Kinzhal missile, The Independent Barents Observer
Sweden: Swedish Security Police: Increasing threat against Sweden, Radio Sweden
United States: NORAD modernization to dominate agenda of Canada-U.S. defence relations, experts say, Eye on the Arctic