Immigrants behind 9 of 10 shootings in Sweden

Immigrants behind 9 of 10 shootings in Sweden, by FriaTider.

Young men with immigrant background are behind almost all murder and assassination attempts by firearms. It shows a recent survey from DN. Most of them originate in the Middle East and North Africa.

The DN survey includes 53 sentenced and 47 suspects in investigations regarding general shooting since 2013.

Most are born in the 90’s and many live at home with their parents. The use of cannabis is common. …

The vast majority of men, around 80 percent, have their roots in the Middle East and northern Africa. Most come from Iraq, Iran, Lebanon, Turkey, Somalia and Eritrea. …

The newspaper explains the extreme overrepresentation with the lack of jobs, for example, writes that less than 30 percent of adult Somalis have a job. …

DN’s review also shows that most victims of shooting, both killed and injured, are foreign men.

hat-tip Stephen Neil