Get rid of the problem and you’ll get rid of the machine guns.
Machine guns to help protect synagogues
Published: 17 Feb 2015 18:07 GMT+01:00
Officers will also be equipped with bullet proof vests and protective helmets, according to Swedish newspaper Svenska Dagbladet.
“This is in line with a previous decision that security equipment of police officers stationed at Jewish activity centres should be strengthened,” Jessica Krasser Fremnell, press officer at the Swedish Police’s operative department, told the newspaper.
Mona Sahlin, Sweden’s national coordinator against violent extremism and former leader of the Social Democrats, told news agency TT she had seen a rising tide of anti-Semitism in Sweden.