Sweden recently became the second ‘Western European’ country after Iceland to officially recognised the state of Palestine. Certainly noteworthy, but if we were to rely only on our wonderful mainstream media, you’d get the feeling that support for Palestine remained isolated.
Check out the map below, though, to remind ourselves of a distinct pattern…
See those grey countries there? See Australia? See those mostly really, really rich grey countries? They’re holding firm.
The reality is, however, that Sweden joins good company: the majority of Earth.
Sweden is the 135th country to recognise a Palestinian State.
Freedom is coming. Much too slowly, but it will come.