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EU in Disarray Over Global Migration Pact

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 7, 2018 at 7:00am 12/7/2018 at 7:00am
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The European Union is in the midst of a political turmoil over the ratification of the United Nations pact on migration. The resistance to the pact is galvanizing in Europe ahead of the December 10 deadline when the representatives from some 180 UN member states will meet in Morocco, a Muslim-majority country in...

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Frankfurt Hosts Europe’s Biggest Pro-Israel Event

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 26, 2018 at 2:30pm 11/26/2018 at 2:30pm

Amid rising antisemitism and anti-Israel activism in Europe, over 3000 members of Jewish diaspora and supporters of Israel gathered in Frankfurt, Germany, for the 5th German Israel Congress this weekend. Widely regarded as the biggest pro-Israel event in Europe, the conference was attended by leading politicians, government officials, and public figures...

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Hillary Tells Europe to ‘Get a Handle’ on Migrant Influx to Stop Right-Wing ‘Populists’

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 23, 2018 at 11:00am 11/23/2018 at 11:00am
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European leaders need to halt mass-immigration to curb the growing right-wing populist movement across the continent, Hillary Clinton warned in an interview with a British newspaper.

Europe “must send a very clear message – “we are not going to be able to continue provide refuge and support” – because if we don’t...

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European Court of Human Rights: Criticism of Islam not protected free speech

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 27, 2018 at 2:30pm 10/27/2018 at 2:30pm
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In 2009, an Austrian woman conducting a seminar on Islam argued that Muhammad’s marriage to a six year old girl meant he was a pedophile. She was convicted for this by an Austrian court, and now the European Court of Human Rights agrees.

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Poland Signs US Gas Deal to Ease Dependence on Russia

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, October 19, 2018 at 7:00am 10/19/2018 at 7:00am
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Poland has signed a long-term gas deal to buy natural gas from the United States to ease its reliance on Moscow.

Polish state-run energy company PGNiG signed a 20-year supply contract with Louisiana-based Venture Global LNG. “Today we can fulfill our efforts to improve the sovereignty, security, and competitiveness of our gas sector,” Polish...

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Hungary Bans Gender Studies Since It’s ‘an Ideology, Not a Science’

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at 2:36pm 10/17/2018 at 2:36pm
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Hungary has banned gender studies from universities due to low enrollment, which causes waste of tax payer money, and because there are no more than two sexes. From Fox News:

Left-wing critics say it’s academically problematic, politically unheard of in a democratic society, and argue gender studies degrees do lead to jobs.

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UK Supreme Court Sides with Christian Bakers in ‘Gay Cake’ Case

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 11, 2018 at 12:00pm 10/11/2018 at 12:00pm
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The UK Supreme Court has ruled in favor of two Christian bakers who refused to bake a cake iced with the slogan “support gay marriage.” In a unanimous ruling, the five member Supreme Court bench reversed the previous rulings, upholding a business owners’ right to freedom of expression and conscience.

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Swedish State TV: 58 Percent of Those Convicted of Rape Foreign Born

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 23, 2018 at 5:00pm 8/23/2018 at 5:00pm

Data from Swedish state TV station, SVT, revealed that 58% of men convicted of rape and attempted rape in Sweden were born abroad. From the BBC:

The Mission Investigation programme, due to be broadcast on Wednesday by SVT, said the total number of offenders over five years was 843. Of those, 197...

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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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End of Merkel? Germany’s Coalition Gov on the Verge of Collapse

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, June 17, 2018 at 2:00pm 6/17/2018 at 2:00pm
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Just three months into her fourth term, Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel faces the biggest crisis of her career. Her Catholic conservative Bavarian ally, the CSU, has threatened to abandon the coalition government over immigration policy.

Germany’s Interior Minister and long-time CSU leader, Horst Seehofer, wants to push for tougher immigration laws, which...

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French Government to Evict Illegal Paris Migrant Camps

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 12:00pm 5/24/2018 at 12:00pm
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French police have started to prepare to take down illegal migrant camps in central Paris as several unauthorized encampments have recently sprung up along the city’s canal Saint-Martin. ‘Tent camps have mushroomed in recent weeks along canals used by joggers and cyclists in eastern and northeastern Paris, raising concerns for safety and...

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Video: Arab Gang Assault Youth Wearing Jewish Kippa in Berlin

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at 1:00pm 4/18/2018 at 1:00pm
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German police launched an investigation into an antisemitic attack after a video of the incident surfaced on the internet today. On Monday evening, a group of Arabic speaking men verbally insulted two youth wearing kippa, the traditional Jewish skullcap. One of the attackers can be seen using a belt to attack the...

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Norway Arts Festival Rejects Israeli Artists

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at 2:00pm 3/21/2018 at 2:00pm
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Feminine Tripper, a femininity and gender identity arts festival in Oslo, Norway, decided to reject six Israeli choreographers because “Israel uses culture to ‘whitewash’ its treatment of the Palestinians.” The Jerusalem Post continued:

The six Israeli artists who applied to participate in the “Feminine Tripper” festival — Eden Wiseman, Roni Rotem, Nitzan...

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Spain: Exiled Catalan Leader Abandons Bid For Regional Presidency, Announces “Council of the Republic”

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 3, 2018 at 2:00pm 3/3/2018 at 2:00pm
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Despite Spain’s attempts to stop the Catalonia Independence Referendum, Catalans voted for independence.  Shortly thereafter, Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy moved to impose direct rule.

Catalan’s deposed leader Carles Puigdemont has been living in exile in Belgium since October. 2017 and was thought likely to run for regional president.  Puigdemont, however, has announced...

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Israel Helped 30 Countries Foil Terror Attacks in 2017, Says Economy Minister

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 11:00am 2/28/2018 at 11:00am
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Israeli Economic Minister Eli Cohen said in a speech aired on country’s Army Radio on Monday that the country warned 30 countries on specific terror threats in 2017. Minister Cohen’s revelation comes almost a week after Australian authorities acknowledged the role of Israeli intelligence in averting...

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