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Germany lifts ban on Nazi symbols in video games

Computer and video games can include swastikas and other Nazi symbols, a German industry body said Thursday, after a heated debate over the “Wolfenstein” franchise in which gamers battle Third Reich forces. By – telegraph.co.uk The game was previously deemed to have fallen foul of the German criminal code, which bars any depiction of so-called “anti-constitutional” symbols, including Nazi swastikas. Accordingly ...

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UK: Teachers scared to teach lessons on 9/11 terror attack

Soome teachers are too scared to discuss 9/11 with their pupils as they fear a backlash from Muslim parents, a leading expert in counter-extremism education has warned. Via: Camilla Turner  Kamal Hanif OBE, who was appointed by the Government to turn around three schools at the heart of the “Trojan Horse” scandal, said that some teachers have a “misplaced” concern that ...

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Britain is home to 35,000 Islamist fanatics

Britain is home to 35,000 Islamist fanatics, more than any other country in Europe, the EU anti-terror chief has said. Gilles de Kerchove warned that of those, 3,000 were “’worrying” for MI5. Via: telegraph.co.uk He also warned Islamic State will attempt a cyber-attack on nuclear power stations or air traffic control systems within five years, potentially by paying paying Russian hackers to ...

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Imam behind Barcelona terror attacks used human rights to fight deportation from Spain

The imam accused of masterminding the Barcelona terrorist attacks should have been deported at the end of his prison sentence for drug smuggling, but overturned the ruling by arguing it would breach his human rights, it has emerged. Via: Martin Evans Islamic preacher Abdelbaki Es Satty was told he must comply with an expulsion order when he left jail in April 2014, according to ...

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Barcelona Police raid home of imam linked to cell behind twin terror attacks

Catalan investigators on Saturday raided the house of an imam in the town of Ripoll they believe may have overseen the cell which killed 14 people in twin terrorist attacks in Barcelona and the seaside resort of Cambrils. Via: telegraph.co.uk Police are trying to piece together how a cell composed of multiple sets of brothers from the same sleepy Pyreenes town came to ...

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Rock am Ring festival in Germany evacuated due to ‘terror threat’

German police evacuated an open-air weekend “Rock am Ring” concert near the Nuerburgring race track on Friday night due to “concrete leads” of a possible terror threat. Via: Barney Henderson                    “Due to a terror danger situation, we told the organiser to temporarily stop the concert as a precaution,” police in the nearby ...

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Russia ‘moves troops and equipment’ to North Korea border

Russia has moved heavy military equipment towards its border with North Korea amid mounting fears of a military clash between Pyongyang and the United States over the North’s nuclear program. Via: Roland Oliphant A flurry of military activity in Russia’s far east came as the UN Security Council strongly condemned North Korea’s latest missile test and threatened to impose new ...

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Erdogan calls on Turkish families in Europe to have five children

Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has called on Turkey’s citizens in Europe to step up their rates of procreation and have five children each, saying a booming Turkish population would be the best answer to the EU’s “vulgarism, antagonism, and injustice”. Via: telegraph.co.uk  Nearly a week after a diplomatic row between erupted between Holland and Turkey, Mr Erdoğan  continued what has ...

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