Sweden ridicules Fox News after Bill O’Reilly interviews ‘country’s national security advisor’ – but the government has no idea who he is

Fox News commentator Bill O'Reilly (left) convened an on-air faceoff Thursday over Swedish immigration and crime with a man identified on screen and verbally as a 'Swedish defense and national security advisor,' Nils Bildt (right) 

  • Fox News commentator Bill O’Reilly interviewed ‘Swedish defense and national security advisor’ identified as Nils Bildt about immigration and crime on-air
  • But security experts in Sweden said he wasn’t a familiar figure in their ranks
  • Swedish Defense Ministry and Foreign Office said they knew nothing of him
  • Bildt later admitted he is an ‘independent analyst’ and says the network knew 
  • Incident comes a week after President Donald Trump alluded to a security threat in Sweden during a rally on February 18
  • But there hadn’t been any major incident in Sweden on the previous night  

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But if viewers might have taken the 'advisor' for a government insider, the Swedish Defense Ministry and Foreign Office said they knew nothing of him. Security experts in Sweden also Bildt (pictured) wasn't a familiar figure in their ranks in that country

But if viewers might have taken the ‘advisor’ for a government insider, the Swedish Defense Ministry and Foreign Office said they knew nothing of him. Security experts in Sweden also Bildt (pictured) wasn’t a familiar figure in their ranks in that country

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