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355,000 Swedish pensioners below the poverty line

Older people in Sweden are at greater risk of living as poor retirees. As many as 355,000 are already below the poverty line, according to your money. Via: friatider.se  It is figures from Eurostat that show that hundreds of thousands of older Swedes, namely 355,000 pensioners, live below what is considered to be the poverty line. In percentages, 18.2 percent of those 65 ...

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Jarosław Kaczyński: Poland say ‘no’ to Muslim refugees

Poland has a moral right to say ‘no’ to refugees, the country’s most powerful politician said on Saturday Via: euractiv.com  Jarosław Kaczyński, head of the ruling party Law and Justice (PiS), gave his views on immigration at a party convention in Przysucha, 100 km south of Warsaw. “We have not exploited the countries from which these refugees are coming to Europe ...

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EU admits hardly any migrants reaching Europe are refugees

Officials in Brussels said the newest wave of migration from North Africa was “clearly and manifestly about economic migrants” and said those people had no right to “enter European soil”. Via:  Nick  Gutteridge                           European leaders are expected to back significantly toughening up the policing of the continent’s outer borders ...

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Hungary: Central Europe Stands United Against Mass Illegal Migration

An alliance of Central European countries led by Hungary has pledged to work together to stem the flow of illegal migrants into Europe at a meeting in Prague. Via: Jack Montgomery Delegations to the Central European Defence Cooperation (CEDC) group from Austria, Croatia, Hungary, Slovakia, Slovenia, and the Czech Republic were, according to a report on the Hungarian government’s official website, “united against ...

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Czech Republic Joins Poland, Hungary and Slovakia in Refusing EU-Imposed Migrants

The Czech Republic has joined its Central European neighbors in officially announcing a withdrawal from the European Union’s 2015 migrant resettlement program. Via: Damien Cowley  After much criticism of the scheme, which seeks to resettle an initial 160,000 migrants from Italy and Greece across EU member states, the Czechs have finally withdrawn citing concerns over security and the ‘’dysfunctionality’’ of what ...

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Danish People’s Party wants barbed wire fence on Germany border

The nationalist Danish People’s Party wants to put up a barbed wire fence with motion sensors on Denmark’s border with Germany. Via: thelocal.dk The party recently visited the border between Hungary and Serbia in order to study border security methods, reports newspaper Politiken. In addition to the fence along its border, Hungary’s model includes detainment of immigrant in camps for unlimited time ...

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Tulln in Austria refuses to accept refugees after 15yo girl ‘brutally raped’

X ADCHOICES IDENTIFIED The mayor of Tulln in Lower Austria has announced the town will stop accepting refugees and asylum seekers. The ban comes after a sexual assault on a teenage girl, allegedly carried out by refugees. Via: heute.at The ban was announced in Tulln earlier this week, with the mayor having informed senior authorities in the region that his town ...

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Islamists Conducting a New Jihad against the West

But, as regards the reward and blessing, there is one deed which is very great in comparison to all the acts of worship and all the good deed­[s] — and that is Jihad!” — Saudi publisher’s prefatory note, Jihad in the Qu’ran and Sunnah by Sheikh ‘Abdullah bin Muhammad bin Humaid. Via: William DiPuccio                   ...

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Support for right groups setting the tone for migration debate

A meeting heard that Denmark, Hungary and Sweden have launched official adverts either at home or abroad to “make it as obvious as possible” that certain migrants are not welcome. Via: Martin Banks                            Support for far-right parties and groups in several countries is growing and they are “setting ...

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‘Tide turning’ on Sweden’s attitude to immigration

Sweden’s progressive attitude towards immigration is changing, according to a new report on racism and migration in the EU.   Via: Lee Roden   NGO network the European Network Against Racism (ENAR) carried out a report on racism and discrimination in the context of migration across 26 EU countries, and when it comes to Sweden, researchers concluded that while the country ...

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