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Germany: 4 Suspected Neo-Nazi Terrorists Charged With Planning To Blow Up Refugee Shelter By
Prosecutors in Germany have charged four suspected neo-Nazi terrorists with planning to use explosives to attack a refugee shelter. The three men and a woman were also charged with establishing the terror organisation – known as...
‘Turkey Acts Like ISIS Ally, Should Not Be EU Member’ Says Czech President By
Turkey should not become an EU member, said Czech President Milos Zeman, adding that Ankara sometimes behaves like an Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) ally, even though Turkey is part of NATO. “I think Turkey is indeed a member of NATO, but sometimes behaves...
EU Considers ‘Europe-Wide CIA’ After Paris Attacks By
A European equivalent of the CIA could be founded to bring together 28 member states’ intelligence following the Paris attacks. Numerous failings have been identified since the massacres that killed 130 people a week ago today, driving calls from the European Commission...
Valletta Summit Highlights Discrepancies In EU, African Priorities On Refugee Crisis By
VALLETTA, Malta — The clamor for gas and oil by Western nations, in particular NATO’s destruction of Libya and Syria for access to those resources, has given rise to the largest refugee crisis since World War II, with more than one million refugees from war-torn...
All Paris Attackers Identified So Far Are European Nationals, Not Refugees By
All of the attackers from Friday’s massacre in Paris so far have been identified as European Union nationals, according to a top EU official. The announcement further casts doubt on the validity of a Syrian passport found near the bodies of a slain attacker. “Let me...
European Commission: Millions Of Refugees Will Boost EU Economies By
While the influx of asylum seekers from the Middle East into the European Union has been hugely controversial in some nations, and is fueling a lot of tensions, the European Commission’s reports suggest that they could be an economic boon for the continent if properly...
EU Considers Internment Camps For Refugees By
Among the topics being discussed by European Union ministers at an emergency session in Brussels is a proposal for the new internment of refugees fleeing war and poverty, the Guardian revealed Monday. A four-page draft statement prepared by EU ambassadors ahead of Monday’s...
German Left Party Blames West For European Migrant Crisis By
Western countries are responsible for the migrant crisis that has recently engulfed Europe and the EU needs to adopt a structural approach to the problem, Gregor Gysi, head of the Leftist faction in the German Parliament, said Wednesday. “The countries where Western...
Scotland Bans GM Crops By
Genetically modified crops are to be banned in Scotland. The rural affairs secretary Richard Lochhead says the move will protect Scotland’s ‘clean, green status’. The ban will see Scotland formally opt out of the European Union’s pro-GM farming regime....
ANALYSIS: The Greek Bailout Paves The Way For The United States Of Europe By
SAINT-JEROME, Quebec –— Modern Greek tragedy is at play, and so are illusions. The big myth is that Greece overspent and the Greek government was reckless with its budgets, ultimately indebting Athens. It is true that Greek officials tried to gain influence...