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Defenseman Erik Karlsson is one of four Swedes playing for Ottawa in the Eastern Conference finals, while former Nashville forward Patric Hornqvist is one of three for the Pittsburgh Penguins.
On Monday, two U.N. officials — an American and a Swede — were kidnapped along with four Congolese, also in Kasai-Central province.
Their two trainers — a German and a Swede — were also arrested.
The airship went on circling slowly while its crew—fourteen Italians, one Czech, and one Swede, plus Nobile’s small dog, Titina—prepared for a simple ceremony.
Felix Sandstrom, the 20-year-old Swede who has played himself into the future goaltender conversation, sits two stalls down at this camp, and the Flyers used a third-round pick to draft yet another goalie in June.
In a light-heavyweight bout, the Welsh titleholder Nathan Cleverly will meet the Swede Badou Jack.
The Swede currently lies third in the drivers' title race behind arch rivals Lucas di Grassi and championship leader Sebastian Buemi -- although the latter will not feature at this weekend's races.
Gotland’s little sister, Öland, also shares a rich medieval history, and is also one of Sweden’s sunniest places (translation: heaven on earth for Swedes).
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First Known Use: 1589See Words from the same year
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