Thunberg's activism started after convincing her parents to adopt several lifestyle choices to reduce their own carbon footprint. Soon, other students engaged in similar protests in their own communities. Together, they organised a school climate strike movement under the name Fridays for Future. After Thunberg addressed the United Nations Climate Change Conference , student strikes took place every week somewhere in the world. In , there were multiple coordinated multi-city protests involving over a million students each.
Swedish girl, 17, was decapitated 'by Iraqi-born boyfriend'
Swedish girl, 17, was decapitated 'by Iraqi-born boyfriend' | Daily Mail Online
The death of a year-old girl by a stray bullet in Sweden has sparked outrage and reignited debates over its handling of gang-related violence. The unnamed girl was killed in a drive-by shooting next to a petrol station on Sunday, according to local media. Officials have vowed to further crack down on violent crime. Incidents involving gangs have risen in recent years. Police were called to the scene of the shooting, south of Stockholm, in the early hours of Sunday morning.
Swedish officials have promised more police and tougher punishments amid public outrage after a year-old girl was killed by a stray bullet in an apparent gangland shooting at a petrol station car park south of Stockholm. Expressen newspaper reported that the unnamed girl was shot in the car park of the Shell station in the early hours of Sunday, adding that the bullet was fired from a car and intended for two men with connections to a criminal gang. School friends and family members placed flowers and candles at the scene on Monday.
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