Tag: Joakim

  • LIVE PODCAST: Joakim Paasikivi on the battle of Bakhmut

    LIVE PODCAST: Joakim Paasikivi on the battle of Bakhmut

    It has been described as a city of no major military strategic importance. Yet the battles for Bachmut continue day after day, month after month. Why this is so – it is a topic that we will tackle on stage at podcast party 2023, and that we will discuss with Joakim Paasikivi, lieutenant colonel and […]

  • That is why Putin has gotten stuck in eastern Ukraine

    That is why Putin has gotten stuck in eastern Ukraine

    The battles rage in the city of Bachmut, which has become symbolic. In the middle of the fighting is the founder of the Wagner group, trying to get more ammunition from Russia. At the same time, Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu is rising more and more into the limelight – despite the Russian setbacks. Cast: Gudrun […]

  • The fiasco with Putin’s hypermodern tank

    The fiasco with Putin’s hypermodern tank

    Sweden’s Radio’s Russia expert Fredrik Wadström gives the story of the new T-14 Armata tank developed by President Putin to compete with the most advanced tanks in the Western world. Now there is speculation that the tank is not even ready for battle. Hear about the propaganda project that could be a complete fiasco. The […]

  • Therefore, Putin is pushing for revenge

    Therefore, Putin is pushing for revenge

    UN chief Antonio Guterres says that we are not even sleepwalking – but with our eyes wide open – towards a wider conflict. At the same time, experts assess that Russia is gathering strength and wants a revenge after years of failed tactics and replaced generals. Ukraine and President Volodymyr Zelenskyy have resisted the war […]

  • What happens when I die?

    What happens when I die?

    Of course, I know nothing about my own death. I’m fifty-one and hope I have many years ahead of me before it’s time. If it goes as I hope, I will be the first in the family to die. Before my three children, Bixi, Juno and Vega. Now I have turned the microphone towards them […]

  • This is how Ukraine must stop the Russian offensive

    This is how Ukraine must stop the Russian offensive

    Ukraine is waiting for vehicles from the West. Russia is gathering troops. The fighting continues, but so far no side in Russia’s war of invasion against Ukraine has a clear upper hand. Lieutenant Colonel Joakim Paasikiviresearcher Martin Kragh and correspondent in Moscow Maria Persson Löfgren. Hear them about how Russia is now trying to take […]

  • HS: Basic Finns is a clear favorite among first-time voters

    HS: Basic Finns is a clear favorite among first-time voters

    Basic Finns was the most popular party among both men and women, and it was supported by more than a third of the male respondents and about a fifth of the female respondents. The party ranked number one all over Finland and received particularly high opinions from young people in the northern and eastern parts […]

  • Dying on the job

    Dying on the job

    This season of Sensitive Mode is about death. In six episodes hits Uje Brandelius people who in one way or another walk with death by their side. In the editorial office: Emmy Bergkvist – producer Joakim Löfgren – final mix If you want to get in touch with us, do so at [email protected] Sensitive location […]

  • Putin was so wrong about Europe

    Putin was so wrong about Europe

    When the podcast started in January 2022, the world looked different. Putin’s Russia counted on Europe being divided and weakened. Ukraine did not believe that a large-scale war was imminent. Since then, a new security order has emerged and a united Europe has rallied behind Ukraine. Radio correspondents Russia turns one year old. Cast: Johanna […]

  • 456: The government’s first 100 days

    456: The government’s first 100 days

    The right-wing extremist Rasmus Paludan’s Koran burning angered Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who blocked Sweden’s path into NATO even more. How does Prime Minister Kristersson intend to navigate this storm, and could it even be that NATO membership slips out of his hands? At the same time, the government is celebrating 100 days in […]

  • Killing in the line of duty

    Killing in the line of duty

    This season of Sensitive Mode is about death. In six episodes hits Uje Brandelius people who in one way or another walk with death by their side. In the editorial office: Emmy Bergkvist – producer Joakim Löfgren – final mix If you want to get in touch with us, do so at [email protected] Sensitive location […]

  • Willing to die, but still not

    Willing to die, but still not

    This season of Sensitive Mode is about death. In six episodes, Uje Brandelius meets people who, in one way or another, walk with death by their side. Sixteen-year-old Gabriella has made several suicide attempts. She says she wants to tell her story so that others in her situation will feel less alone. To those of […]

  • Putin is losing patience – the war industry under pressure

    Putin is losing patience – the war industry under pressure

    The Russian Minister of Trade and Industry, Denis Manturov, presented a report that all was going well in Russian aircraft and helicopter manufacturing. Then the Russian president interrupted and said he had completely different tasks. In addition, hear lieutenant colonel Joakim Paasikivi and Russia correspondent Maria Persson Löfgren comment on the helicopter crash, where, among […]

  • Right now: Paasikivi about the explosion on the Krimbron

    Right now: Paasikivi about the explosion on the Krimbron

    The Crimean Bridge, which runs between the annexed Crimean peninsula and the Russian mainland, has been partially destroyed in a powerful explosion. According to Ukrainian correspondent Lubna El-Shanti, this could have major consequences for Russia: “The bridge is both symbolically important, and important for the Russian military supply”. Hear El-Shanti and Joakim Paasikivi, lieutenant colonel […]

  • The panic in Russia after Putin’s mobilization

    The panic in Russia after Putin’s mobilization

    After Russian President Vladimir Putin and Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu announced that hundreds of thousands of men will be mobilized to fight in Ukraine, there have been strong protests in several places in Russia. Although there was first talk of 300,000 men and a so-called partial mobilization, it seems that not all of them are […]

  • No country supports Russia financially or with weapons in the war

    No country supports Russia financially or with weapons in the war

    Claes Aronssonpresenter Martin Kraghdeputy director of the Center for Eastern European Studies at the Foreign Policy Institute Joakim Passikivilieutenant colonel and teacher at the Defense College in Stockholm

  • Putin’s military force has looted Ukraine

    Putin’s military force has looted Ukraine

    In the wake of the Russian invasion of Ukraine, there has been extensive looting. Russian soldiers, for example, have taken people’s private belongings such as digital cameras, washing machines and toys for children. A woman who fled Ukraine seemed to recognize her own things when she saw a picture of a Russian tank where the […]

  • CPH STAGE 2022: Non-verbal lists

    CPH STAGE 2022: Non-verbal lists

    Gravity 9.-11. June, 8 p.m .; The Gray Hall, Christiania; lectures in English on 9 & 10 June (Thomas Hertog), 11 & 12 (Jácome Armas), 15 & 16 (Marianne Vestergaard), 17 & 18 (Alejandra Castro) Still going strong since the founding in 2005 of choreographer Tina Tarpgaard, who is still responsible today, the dance community […]

  • School shooting in Uvalde, the parties’ money and the art of embroidery

    School shooting in Uvalde, the parties’ money and the art of embroidery

    The school shooting in Uvalde Today, Sunday, US President Joe Biden visits Uvalde in Texas where 19 children and two teachers were murdered at a school on Tuesday. In recent days, the police have admitted that they should have intervened earlier to try to stop the man who could barricade himself with the children inside […]

  • This is how NATO changes security for Sweden

    This is how NATO changes security for Sweden

    Finland and Sweden are doing something together and want to become members of NATO. The news comes after Russia began its offensive war against Ukraine, and demanded a security zone around the country. This historic change of course for Swedish security policy makes the Baltic Sea a NATO inland sea – and may also put […]

  • Iran’s threat to execute sentenced the Swede Ahmadreza Djalali to death

    Iran’s threat to execute sentenced the Swede Ahmadreza Djalali to death

    Swedish researcher Ahmadreza Djalali was arrested in Iran in 2016 and has been sentenced to death accused of espionage. According to the Iranian news agency Isna, Iran has intended to execute him by May 21, but that date may now change, according to sources in Iran’s Foreign Ministry. Djalali has been imprisoned in the infamous […]

  • Odyssey in Odessa, (S) sprints into NATO and the culture panel on abortions

    Odyssey in Odessa, (S) sprints into NATO and the culture panel on abortions

    The Social Democrats’ quick decisions in the NATO issue The question of a Swedish application to the military alliance NATO has also characterized this week and the speed, not least with regard to the Social Democrats’ decision on a yes or no to NATO membership, has been pushed up further. At the same time as […]

  • The Mystery of Nicolas Cage – from Oscars to B-movies

    The Mystery of Nicolas Cage – from Oscars to B-movies

    No matter how you turn him around, there seems to be no answer as to whether he is good or bad. Or? P1 Kulturs Joakim Silverdal decided to find out once and for all WHAT Nicolas Cage really is.

  • Warnings of major offensive in eastern Ukraine

    Warnings of major offensive in eastern Ukraine

    Ukraine, like the British and American intelligence services, warns that this may be the calm before the storm and that Russia is preparing a major offensive in eastern Ukraine. Hear Joakim Paasikivilieutenant colonel from the Swedish National Defense College and Maria Persson LöfgrenRussia correspondent, on the latest military developments in Ukraine. The feature was broadcast […]

  • Four points that did not go according to Putin’s war plans

    Four points that did not go according to Putin’s war plans

    Participants: Maria Persson Löfgren Russia correspondent, Carolina Vendel PallinResearch leader The Swedish Defense Research Agency and Joakim Paasikivi, Lieutenant Colonel and teacher of strategy at the Swedish National Defense College. Host: Jesper Lindau [email protected] Producer: Irma Norrman [email protected]

  • Russian oligarch ship stuck in the middle of NATO exercise, how long do the refugees stay, French presidential election affected by the war

    Russian oligarch ship stuck in the middle of NATO exercise, how long do the refugees stay, French presidential election affected by the war

    Hour one: 24th day of the war, report from Lviv The war and the wave of refugees evoke memories in those who previously fled to Sweden NATO exercise in Norway near the Russian border, how big is the risk of mistakes and misunderstandings? Is it worth (M) trying to save the Liberals? Chronicle by Katarina […]

  • It happened during the war in Ukraine

    It happened during the war in Ukraine

    – It could be that the Russian side wants the western cities to make it more difficult for the Ukrainians to get maintenance, says Joakim Paasikivi. Participants: Lubna el-Shanti, correspondent and Joakim, Paasikivi, lieutenant colonel and teacher of military strategy at the Swedish National Defense College. Host: Kajsa Boglind.

  • Echoes in place: Concerns in western Ukraine

    Echoes in place: Concerns in western Ukraine

    Russia’s attack on Ukraine is in full swing. Listen to Swedish Radio’s correspondent Lubna el-Shanti who is in Lviv in western Ukraine. Hear also Lieutenant Colonel Joakim Paasikivi from the Swedish National Defense College the military situation inside Ukraine.

  • This is happening on the fronts of war

    This is happening on the fronts of war

    Host: Marcus NilssonParticipants: Ivan Garcia, foreign reporter, Joakim Paasikivi, lieutenant colonel and teacher at the Swedish National Defense College and Lubna El-Shanti, foreign correspondent. The feature was broadcast in Ekot’s extra broadcast at 11 Wednesday 2 March 2022.

  • The hunt for Bo Hansson’s legendary organ

    The hunt for Bo Hansson’s legendary organ

    This year it is 50 years since the organist Bo Hansson’s album with music inspired by the author JRR Tolkien’s fantasy epic “The Lord of the Rings” became a huge success internationally. The album has been called “an early classic in the space rock genre” and became Sweden’s largest music export when it was released […]

  • The Russian invasion, the refugee situation and Putin’s nuclear threat.

    The Russian invasion, the refugee situation and Putin’s nuclear threat.

    The whole program this day is about the situation in Ukraine. HOUR 1 Progress report from Kiev by Jim Heinz, AP, and from Moscow, by Russia correspondent Johanna Melén. Report from Lviv about a family that fled, by Lubna el-Shanti. Portrait of Ukrainian President Zelensky, the former actor who now has world politics as his […]

  • Right now: Russian military on its way into Kharkiv

    Right now: Russian military on its way into Kharkiv

    The echo transmits immediately Several guests and correspondents report on the continued development in Ukraine. From Ekot’s foreign editorial office, we hear Johanna Melén, Johan Mathias Sommarström and Sten Sjöström. Talks also with Marie Mörth, head of global response at the Red Cross, Joakim Paasikivi, lieutenant colonel and teacher of military strategy at the Swedish […]

  • Then the war in Ukraine hits the economy

    Then the war in Ukraine hits the economy

    Host:Claes Aronsson Guests and voices in the program:Kristian Åström, financial commentator for Swedish RadioJoakim Bornold, savings economist Söderberg and PartnersMagdalena Andersson, Prime Minister (S)Peter Malmqvist, independent financial analyst Producer:Olof Wijnbladh Technician:Jacob Gustavsson [email protected]

  • Sven Fredrik became a professional thief and his mother Lisa was convicted of child murder

    Sven Fredrik became a professional thief and his mother Lisa was convicted of child murder

    This section: Lisa was born in 1800, and was the daughter of the jack Per Eriksson and his wife Cajsa Larsdotter. She was 13 years old when she started serving as a maid on larger farms, and until she was 27 years old, her life seemed to be quite similar to that of young girls […]