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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US Targets Chinese, Russian Firms for Breaking North Korea Sanctions

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Posted by    Thursday, August 16, 2018 at 1:00pm 8/16/2018 at 1:00pm
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The United States has imposed sanctions on Chinese and Russian companies for violating the trade restrictions on North Korea. The move highlights President Donald Trump’s strategy to keep tightening the screws on Pyongyang over its nuclear program.

The Treasury Department blacklisted a Russian port agency and two Chinese firms on Wednesday for aiding North...

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Amid Turkey’s Economic Meltdown, Erdogan Announces Boycott of US Goods

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Posted by    Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at 10:00am 8/14/2018 at 10:00am
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With the Turkish currency in free fall, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has announced a boycott of US-made electronic goods. Showing defiance in the wake of the recent US sanctions imposed in a dispute over the detention of an American pastor, Erdogan accused US President Donald Trump of waging “economic warfare” against the country.

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UK Politician Boris Johnson Draws Ire over Burka ‘Bank Robber’ Remark

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Posted by    Friday, August 10, 2018 at 7:00am 8/10/2018 at 7:00am
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Despite pressure from Prime Minister Theresa May and the UK Conservative Party, Britain’s former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has refused to apologise for his critical remarks about women in burkas, the full-body Islamic veil. The senior Conservative politician stirred a controversy this week after likening burka-clad women to “letter-boxes” and “bank robbers”.

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Children Raised by Islamist Families Pose ‘Threat’ to Germany, Intel Chief Warns

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Posted by    Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at 9:00am 8/7/2018 at 9:00am
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Children growing up in Islamist families in Germany pose a serious threat, warned Hans-Georg Maassen, the head of the German domestic intelligence agency (BfV), on Monday. He described the ongoing “jihadist socialization” of children as alarming and that the situation presented a significant challenge to the authorities.

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Israel, India Deepen Technology Cooperation

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Posted by    Sunday, August 5, 2018 at 1:00pm 8/5/2018 at 1:00pm
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India and Israel are cementing bilateral cooperation in technology with the launch of a $40 million joint research fund.

The ‘Israel-India Industrial R&D and Technological Innovation Fund’, or I4F as the project is formally known, was kicked off at a ceremony in India’s capital New Delhi last week.

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German Central Bank Set to Bar $400 Million Cash Delivery to Iran

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Posted by    Thursday, August 2, 2018 at 11:00am 8/2/2018 at 11:00am
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Germany’s central bank, the Bundesbank, has revised its regulations to stop Iran from withdrawing €320 million ($400 million) in cash from the country’s bank accounts. Under the new conditions, the Bundesbank can stop cash transfers that violate US Treasury sanctions, the German newspaper BILD disclosed.

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German Police: 126,000 Immigrants Set for Deportation Have ‘Disappeared’

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Posted by    Tuesday, July 31, 2018 at 11:00am 7/31/2018 at 11:00am
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An estimated 126,000 illegal immigrants set for deportation from Germany have slipped through the fingers of immigration authorities, German Federal Police office (BKA) disclosed. German police hope that some of these illegal immigrants may have voluntarily left the country, German newspaper Die Welt reported.

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Number of Islamists in Germany Reaches Record High, says Intel Report

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Posted by    Friday, July 27, 2018 at 7:00am 7/27/2018 at 7:00am
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Germany’s domestic intelligence agency, or BfV, has reported a significant rise in the number of Islamist extremists living in the country. Officially classified as Salafists, or radicalized Sunni Muslims, their numbers have reached a new all-time high according to the agency’s annual report issued on Tuesday.

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Bannon’s European Alliance Irks Germany’s Ruling Coalition

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Posted by    Wednesday, July 25, 2018 at 7:00am 7/25/2018 at 7:00am
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President Donald Trump’s former chief strategist Steve Bannon’s plans to launch a foundation aimed at supporting populist and nationalist causes in Europe has triggered a sharp repose from Germany’s establishment politicians and the country’s mainstream media. 

“German politicians want to aggressively counter US right-wing populist Steve Bannon’s plans to support like-minded parties in...

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Hungary Quits UN Migration Pact, Calls it a ‘Threat to the World’

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Posted by    Friday, July 20, 2018 at 9:00am 7/20/2018 at 9:00am
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Hungary has decided to quit the United Nations migration pact ahead of its final approval. Hungarian Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto slammed the UN-backed accord as a “threat to the world” and “entirely against” his country’s national interests.

“This document is entirely against Hungary’s security interests,” he said. “This pact poses a threat...

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U.S.-Russia Summit: “How Much More Trump Must We Endure?” Asks German Broadcaster

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Posted by    Tuesday, July 17, 2018 at 1:00pm 7/17/2018 at 1:00pm
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President Donald Trump’s meeting with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin in Helsinki received some sharp criticism from the mainstream European media. Following Monday’s summit, newspapers and news outlets on this side of the Atlantic made hay about the critical remarks coming from Arizona Republican senators John McCain and Jeff Flake, Senate Minority Leader Chuck...

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Trump Visit Triggers Mainstream German Media, Politicians

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Posted by    Saturday, July 14, 2018 at 12:00pm 7/14/2018 at 12:00pm
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President Donald Trump’s week-long Europe visit not only provoked a ‘day of rage’ from leftist demonstrators in London, it also triggered mainstream German media and liberal politicians, with the former German Vice-Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel even accusing the U.S. President of striving for a ‘regime change’ in Germany.

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Trump: Britain ‘Losing its Culture’ Because of Mass Immigration

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Posted by    Friday, July 13, 2018 at 1:00pm 7/13/2018 at 1:00pm
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President Donald Trump criticized Europe’s open border policy, saying that mass immigration was permanently changing the continent for the worse. The UK is “losing” its culture as a result, he added.

“I think it changed the fabric of Europe and, unless you act very quickly, it’s never going to be what it was...

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Trump Calls Germany ‘Captive of Russia’ Over Multi-Billion Gas Pipeline Deal

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Posted by    Wednesday, July 11, 2018 at 11:00am 7/11/2018 at 11:00am
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President Donald Trump questioned Germany’s growing dependency on Russian energy supplies and described Berlin as a “captive” of Russia. “They pay billions of dollars to Russia and we have to defend them against Russia,” President Trump said. He also criticized Chancellor Angela Merkel’s continued refusal to spend enough on Europe’s security.

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Migrant Riots Break Out in France

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Posted by    Thursday, July 5, 2018 at 11:00am 7/5/2018 at 11:00am
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Riots erupted in the French city of Nantes following the death of a 22-year-old man, who was shot after running over a police officer at a vehicle stop. Cars and buildings–including a local court–were set on fire in the city’s Breil district, an area with “largely immigrant populations,” media report say.

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Merkel Strikes Deal to Avert Government Collapse, Agrees to Tighten Borders 

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Posted by    Tuesday, July 3, 2018 at 9:00am 7/3/2018 at 9:00am
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel averted a split in her coalition government after she reached a compromise on migration policy, agreeing to set up border camps for migrants and implementing stricter border controls.

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‘India Should Rethink Relationship with Iran,’ Nikki Haley Tells Modi Government

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Posted by    Friday, June 29, 2018 at 11:00am 6/29/2018 at 11:00am
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On a brief visit to New Delhi, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley told India to rethink its relationship with Iran. “I think as a friend, India should also decide if this is a country they want to continue doing business with,” Ambassador Haley

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