Who killed the prime minister? The unsolved murder that still haunts Sweden
After more than three decades, Swedish prosecutors announced they have now solved the case. Former Swedish prime minister Olof Palme was assassinated on Stockholm’s busiest street. The killer had never been found, until now. Imogen West-Knights, writing in the Guardian, looks at how the mystery of Palme’s death became a national obsession — even for those not alive in 1986 — which has led to new evidence being uncovered.
From The Guardian