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 (măl′mō, mäl′mœ)
A city of southern Sweden on the Oresund opposite Copenhagen. An important trade and shipping center during the Hanseatic period, it passed from Denmark to Sweden in 1658.


(ˈmælməʊ; Swedish ˈmalmøː)
(Placename) a port in S Sweden, on the Sound: part of Denmark until 1658; industrial centre. Pop: 268 971 (2004 est)


(ˈmæl moʊ, ˈmɑl mœ)

a seaport in S Sweden, on Øresund opposite Copenhagen, Denmark. 245,699.
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Kingdom of Sweden, Sverige, Sweden - a Scandinavian kingdom in the eastern part of the Scandinavian Peninsula
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Several witnesses last week uploaded video clips to YouTube showing a security guard straddling the nine-year-old boy inside the Malmoe central station.
Police reinforcements were called in from Sweden's second and third biggest cities, Gothenburg and Malmoe -- which have both experienced riots in the past decade -- and volunteers patrolling the streets to restore calm had had a deterring effect and helped reduce the violence, Lindgren said.
And in 2008, hundreds of youths rioted against police in the southern Swedish town of Malmoe, sparked by the closure of an Islamic cultural centre in the suburb of Rosengaard that housed a mosque.
IP-Only operates a fibre network that links the Nordic capitals of Stockholm, Oslo, Copenhagen and Helsinki as well as the Swedish cities of Gothenburg and Malmoe.
Ibra" a debute sa carriere professionnelle en 1999 a Malmoe, avant de porter les couleurs de l'Ajax Amsterdam (2001-04), la Juventus Turin (2004-06), l'Inter Milan (2006-09), le FC Barcelone (2009-10) et l'AC Milan (2010-12).
La ville, censee etre un lieu d'epanouissement fonctionnant comme un lien de sociabilite se revele finalement un espace d'enfermement oE chacun reve d'un ailleurs : un ailleurs social, une sorte de promotion dans la hierarchie sociale par tous les moyens (le personnage de Karim) ou un ailleurs geographique, la recherche d'un eldorado mythique qui peut s'appeler Malmoe (le personnage de Adil).
Two flights a week will also be realized to Milano, Malmoe, Munich and Dortmund and three flights a week to Basel.
The guilty verdict was handed down in Malmoe, southern Sweden, in July but the sentencing of the killer, Peter Mangs, is still pending and will be based on the psychiatric assessment.
Around 86 percent of the some 22,000 people who live in the towering, grey, 1960s concrete structures that make up the heart of this Malmoe suburb in the south of Sweden are first or second generation immigrants.