About: Vijeta Uniyal

Vijeta Uniyal is an Indian journalist based in Germany. He is Senior Distinguished Fellow at the Gatestone Institute.




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Iran Economy to Shrink 9.5% in 2019 as U.S. Sanctions Bite Deeper

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Posted by    Friday, October 18, 2019 at 11:00am 10/18/2019 at 11:00am
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The Iranian economy could shrink by 9.5 percent in 2019 amid tighter U.S. sanctions, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) forecasts. The economic projection comes a month after President Donald Trump ordered the Treasury Department to “substantially increase” sanctions on Tehran.

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UK, EU Agree on New Brexit Deal

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Posted by    Thursday, October 17, 2019 at 11:00am 10/17/2019 at 11:00am
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German Mosques Pray for Erdogan’s Military Offensive Against Kurds: ‘Allah, Lead Our Glorious Army to Victory’

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Posted by    Tuesday, October 15, 2019 at 9:00am 10/15/2019 at 9:00am
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Mosques in Germany are praying for the Turkish army’s success as it wages a fierce military offensive against the U.S.-allied Kurdish forces and civilians in neighboring Syria, German newspaper Die Welt reported.

The worshippers pray the victory verse: “Allah, Lead Our Glorious Army to Victory.”

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Poland: Nationalists Return to Power in Parliamentary Election

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Posted by    Monday, October 14, 2019 at 5:00pm 10/14/2019 at 5:00pm
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Poland’s ruling nationalist Law and Justice party (PiS) has won the parliamentary election. Party leader Jarosław Kaczyński declared victory after securing close to 44 percent of the vote on Monday afternoon.

The Catholic-conservative PiS is set to secure an absolute majority of 239 in the 460-seat parliament, initial projections show.

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Migrant Gangs ‘Infiltrating’ German Welfare System, Says Senior Police Official

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Posted by    Sunday, October 13, 2019 at 2:00pm 10/13/2019 at 2:00pm
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Turkey’s Erdogan threatens EU: Oppose our attack on Kurds and “we will … send 3.6 million migrants to you”

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Posted by    Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 12:00pm 10/12/2019 at 12:00pm
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The European Union has accused Turkey of ‘weaponizing’ migrants to intimidate the 27-member bloc. Brussels “will never accept that refugees are weaponized and used to blackmail us,” EU Council President Donald Tusk said on Friday.

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Germany: At Least 2 Killed in Shooting Outside Synagogue on Yom Kippur

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Posted by    Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at 3:00pm 10/9/2019 at 3:00pm
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At least two people have been reported killed after armed attackers tried to storm a synagogue in the central German city of Halle. “Multiple” attackers tried to “blow open the gates of the synagogue,” German newspaper Bild reported.

Police have apprehended one attacker and identified as a German national, public broadcaster ...

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German Interior Minister Warns of Migrant Wave Bigger Than 2015

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Posted by    Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at 1:00pm 10/8/2019 at 1:00pm
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German Interior Minister Horst Seehofer warned that the country could soon be overwhelmed by a refugee wave more significant than the one in 2015.

“We need to do more to help our European partners with controls at the EU’s external borders. We’ve left them alone for too long,” Seehofer said during a visit...

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Potential Knife Attacker Allegedly Shouts ‘Allahu Akbar’ Outside Berlin Synagogue, Walks Free

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Posted by    Sunday, October 6, 2019 at 2:00pm 10/6/2019 at 2:00pm
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On Friday, security guards outside a Berlin synagogue stopped a knife-wielding attacker who was shouting “Allahu akbar” and “F*** Israel.” The assailant, later identified as a 23-year-old Syrian migrant, was allowed to walk free by the Berlin police, the German newspaper Bild reported.

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Top EU Court Wants Global Removal of ‘Hateful’ Content on Facebook

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Posted by    Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 2:00pm 10/5/2019 at 2:00pm
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The European Union’s top court ruled on Thursday that its member states can order Facebook to remove ‘illegal’ or ‘defamatory’ posts and comments worldwide. Any content found objectionable by a national court belonging to the 28-member bloc can be deleted from the world’s largest social network, the European Court of Justice...

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Brexit: Boris Johnson Makes Take-it-or-Leave-it Offer to the EU

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Posted by    Thursday, October 3, 2019 at 1:00pm 10/3/2019 at 1:00pm
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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has laid out his final offer to the European Union ahead of the October 31 Brexit deadline. If Brussels fails to accept the proposal, the UK will leave the EU without a deal, Johnson warned. The UK will be “coming out of the EU on October...

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Germany to Boost Border Checks Amid Surge in Illegal Immigration

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Posted by    Wednesday, October 2, 2019 at 7:00am 10/2/2019 at 7:00am
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Germany will ramp up border checks to stop illegal immigrants, German Interior Minister Horst Seehofer announced. The move comes after the country’s right-wing Alternative for Germany (AfD) made big gains in the last month’s regional elections.

Berlin “simply can’t get a grip” on illegal immigration, German newspaper Bild claimed. “The problem has...

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Who said this, Iran or Democrats? We “Will Catch Trump, Put Him on Trial”

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Posted by    Sunday, September 29, 2019 at 12:00pm 9/29/2019 at 12:00pm
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Echoing the sentiments of Democrats, a top Iranian official has threatened to “catch” President Donald Trump and “put him on trial” for unspecified actions against Iran and others.

The threat was made by Mohsen Rezaei, the former chief of the regime’s military arm, the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC).

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“Behind the Mask” — Israeli Report On How the BDS Movement “Desensitizing West to Antisemitism”

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Posted by    Thursday, September 26, 2019 at 1:00pm 9/26/2019 at 1:00pm
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Israel’s Ministry of Strategic Affairs has released a report exposing the antisemitic agenda being the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement (BDS). The anti-Israel boycott campaign now direct “classic antisemitic tropes and motifs once directed at “the Jew” at “the Jew among the nations,” the State of Israel,” the reported said.

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UK Supreme Court Rules Suspension of Parliament ‘Unlawful’

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Posted by    Wednesday, September 25, 2019 at 7:00am 9/25/2019 at 7:00am
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The British Supreme Court has ruled Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s decision to suspend the country’s parliament for five weeks “unlawful, void and of no effect.” The verdict paves the way for the UK House of Commons to reconvene tomorrow.

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Trump Joins India’s Modi at Mega Rally in Houston

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Posted by    Monday, September 23, 2019 at 9:00am 9/23/2019 at 9:00am
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President Donald Trump joined Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi at a massive rally at NRG Stadium in Houston on Sunday. Around 50,000 Indian Americans attended the “Howdy Modi!” event.

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Left-Wing Activists Stifling Free Speech on German Campuses, Says Leading Professors Association

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Posted by    Sunday, September 22, 2019 at 12:00pm 9/22/2019 at 12:00pm
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Free speech is under attack on German university campuses, the leading association of Germany’s professors and lecturers warned. A small minority of left-wing activists has succeeded in stifling freedom of expression in universities, German Association of University Professors and Lecturers (DHV) said on Friday.

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