Swedish deputy prime minister calls 9/11 attacks 'accidents'

April 19, 2016 8:08 PM

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STOCKHOLM – Swedish Environment Minister and Deputy Prime Minister Asa Romson is being criticized for referring to the 9/11 attacks as "accidents" in a live TV interview.

Romson, of the Green Party, made the comment Tuesday on public television while talking about fellow party member Mehmet Kaplan's resignation as housing minister a day earlier.

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