Express: Swedish War Correspondent Says Iraq Is Safer Than Stockholm Amid Rising Violence
And the award winning reporter has sparked controversy saying woman are safer on the streets of Iraq than they are in Sweden.
Magda Gad has been working from Mosul covering the continued threat from terrorism in the country which has been plagued by ISIS.
And she says that any given weekend in her native country is “much worse than any night in Iraq” as the Government continues to put its head in the sand over the fall out from European migrant crisis.
Responding to questions from the public Ms Gad said: “In cities unaffected by fighting, it’s very quiet and no one bothers you when you walk the streets.
“There’s no law on the Islamic veil in Iraq, and it’s safer for a lone woman to be outside than Stockholm”.
The journalist’s criticism comes after Sweden’s ruling liberal party Integration Minister was forced into an embarrassing U-turn after claiming the number of reported rapes in the country was falling. ...