Police say they are ready for Saturday's planned demonstrations for and against the nearly completed mosque on Hisingen in Gothenburg, reports news agency TT.

The last time such a large police force was mobilized in Gothenburg was ten years ago during the EU protests.

Many are worried about violence and police are planning on implementing a low tolerance level. "The resources are in relation to the threat," Martin Fredman, Police task force commander, told TT.

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