But nowadays France is not alone. In recent months immigrant suburbs in various parts of Sweden — Malmö, Uppsala, Gothenburg, and now Tensta — have been illuminated at night by scores of burning cars, tires, dumpsters, and buildings. In these areas firefighting has become a dangerous occupation, as “youths” set fires and then ambush emergency workers when they arrive to put them out.
Below is a news report by Norwegian television about the firemen of Gothenburg. Many thanks to Steen for the translation and Vlad Tepes for the subtitling. WARNING: Some of the language in the subtitles is not PG-13:
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