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German federal police chief is investigated for KIDNAPPING rapist killer from Iraq

The head of Germany’s federal police is being investigated for kidnapping, after he traveled in person to Iraq to secure a rape-murder suspect who had fled there, prosecutors revealed on Thursday. By – George Martin Several people filed complaints against top officer Dieter Romann, whose expedition to Iraq in spring – accompanied by reporters from top-selling newspaper Bild – caused an uproar. ...

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Swiss region overwhelmingly votes for ‘burqa ban’

A second Swiss canton will introduce a regional “burqa ban”, after voters in St Gallen on Sunday emphatically backed prohibiting all face-covering garments in public spaces. By – AFP At the same time, voters across Switzerland resoundingly rejected initiatives aimed at boosting local farming and promoting more ethical and environmental standards in food production, amid fears of cost hikes and reduced ...

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Norwegian Survey Finds Half of Domestic Violence Occurs in Immigrant Families

Both the right-wing Progress Party and the left-wing Labor Party found these figures disturbing, as did researchers of family violence. By – Europe A total of 47 percent of domestic violence happens in immigrant families, national broadcaster NRK concluded following a review of all cases in which children testified against their closest relatives from March to May 2018. Of the 135 children involved in cases of domestic violence, 63 were born to immigrant families. ...

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France’s Marine Le Pen ordered psychiatric tests over jihadist group tweets

French far-right leader Marine Le Pen expressed outrage Thursday after being ordered to undergo psychiatric tests for tweeting pictures of atrocities committed by the Islamic State group. By -france24  Le Pen shared the gruesome images in December 2015, a few weeks after IS jihadists killed 130 people in attacks in Paris, sparking widespread condemnation in France. The 50-year-old leader of the National ...

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Germany’s spy agency chief loses job over Chemnitz video claims

Germany’s domestic intelligence chief has been forced to step down after he provoked controversy by questioning the authenticity of video footage showing far-right protesters in Chemnitz chasing down migrants and appearing to downplay the violence. By – Europe Scroll 4Video The removal of Hans-Georg Maaßen, the head of the Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution (BfV), followed more ...

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Watch Skripal suspects say Salisbury’s trip was about cathedrals and old clocks

The two men accused by the UK of attempting to assassinate a Russian double-agent with nerve poison have defended themselves, claiming they were only at the site of the killing because they wanted to see a cathedral. By – Bill Bostock Scroll 4Video Alexander Petrov and Ruslan Boshirov, who were accused by Britain last week of trying to kill Sergei Skripal, gave an interview ...

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EU to give internet firms 1 hour to remove extremist content

European authorities are planning to slap internet companies like Google, Twitter and Facebook with big fines if they don’t take down extremist content within one hour. By – AP European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said in a speech Wednesday that the Commission is proposing the new rules as part of efforts to step up the bloc’s security. He said that removing material within an ...

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Viktor Orban warns Hungary will NOT yield to ‘BLACKMAIL’ of EU

HUNGARY Prime Minister Viktor Orban defiantly hit back at calls for disciplinary action against his Government – insisting the country will not surrender to  “blackmailing” by the European Parliament By – Charlotte Davis Scroll 4Video Mr Orban ridiculed calls by the European Parliament for disciplinary action on the Hungary Government in response to his policies on migrant issues. The Hungarian Prime Minister ...

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Italy bristles after U.N. rights chief criticizes migrants’ treatment

Italy sharply criticized new U.N. human rights chief Michelle Bachelet on Tuesday after she announced she would send investigators to the country to check reports of racism and violence against migrants. By – Philip Pullella Hours after Bachelet made her inaugural speech in Geneva on Monday, Interior Minister Matteo Salvini, who heads the anti-immigrant League party, threatened to cut Italian funding ...

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EU & Spain complicit in Europe’s new migration catastrophe

An explosive investigation by Westmonster has exposed how the Spanish Government is complicit in Europe’s new migration crisis on its southern border. By – Westmonster Scroll 4Video Spain has become the number one destination for migrants coming into Europe in 2018, overtaking Italy and Greece after it elected a socialist Government who has relaxed Spanish border policy. This year Spain has ...

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