Palestinians: Is It Really about ‘Annexation’?
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Palestinians: Is It Really about ‘Annexation’?

Via Gatestone Institute Islamic officials in the Gaza Strip are now calling on Palestinians to launch terror attacks against Israel, not because of the “annexation” plan, but in order to drive the Jews out of the “Palestinian Arab Islamic lands.” Pictured: Hamas gunmen in the Gaza Strip. (Photo by Said Khatib/AFP via Getty Images) ...

Did crime clans in Germany pocket Covid-19 aid? Police look at tip-offs that state hardship payouts ended up in wrong hands
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Did crime clans in Germany pocket Covid-19 aid? Police look at tip-offs that state hardship payouts ended up in wrong hands

Via RT German detectives are inquiring into reports that ethnic crime rings benefited from state aid meant to keep businesses afloat during the Covid-19 epidemic – because even clan membership doesn’t make you ineligible for that.  “We have received tip-offs that in isolated cases clan members have received emergency financial aid from the federal government,”...

Hvem er Europas konservative
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Hvem er Europas konservative

Via Gatestone Institute Inden for emner som demografi, indvandring, multikulturalisme og islamisering har de tidligere Warszawapagtlande, herunder de fire Visegradlande (Polen, Slovakiet, Tjekkiet og Ungarn) iagttaget Vesteuropas fejltagelser og besluttet sig for ikke at gentage dem. På billedet ses (fra venstre) Ungarns premierminister Viktor Orbán, Østrigs kansler Sebastian Kurz, Tjekkiets premierminister Andrej Babiš, Polens premierminister...

Dump China: Time to End Beijing’s Pernicious Tech Empire
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Dump China: Time to End Beijing’s Pernicious Tech Empire

Via Gatestone Institute Can China innovate the technologies of tomorrow with an oppressive political system, a failing economy and loss of support from the international community? Despite everything, Xi’s China has managed to become a technology leader in critical fields, such as quantum communications and 5G wireless communications. (Photo by Hector Retamal/AFP via Getty Images)...

It’s Israel’s CHOICE whether to annex West Bank, Pompeo proclaims
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It’s Israel’s CHOICE whether to annex West Bank, Pompeo proclaims

Via RT US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has declared the choice of whether Israel should annex the occupied West Bank is “for Israelis to make.” Israeli settlements in the Palestinian territory remain illegal under international law. Pompeo gave the go-ahead to Israel’s annexation effort during a press conference on Wednesday, effectively telling Israeli PM...

Germany: Over 600,000 re-enter ‘soft lockdown’ after Gütersloh meat plant outbreak
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Germany: Over 600,000 re-enter ‘soft lockdown’ after Gütersloh meat plant outbreak

Via Deutsche Welle Two districts in the western German state of North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW) entered their first full day back in lockdown on Wednesday after a fresh outbreak of coronavirus resulted in new restrictions. The new measures, dubbed “soft lockdown,” saw around 640,000 people in the neighboring districts of Gütersloh and Warendorf once more unable...

Germany puts two western districts on lockdown
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Germany puts two western districts on lockdown

Via Deutsche Welle While coronavirus restrictions are easing across the most of Germany, authorities in the northwestern state of North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW) brought back the lockdown for districts of Gütersloh and Warendorf on Tuesday. The move is aimed at fighting the outbreak at the nearby meat processing plant, where over 1,550 workers have now tested...

“Where are the Visible and Audible Women in the Muslim Community?”
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“Where are the Visible and Audible Women in the Muslim Community?”

Via Gatestone Institute Fatma Akay-Türker, until her resignation, served as the only woman on the highest board of the Islamic Faith Community of Austria. Her unexpected departure raised some eyebrows among the Muslim community. Pictured: Vienna, Austria. (Image source: Xell/Wikimedia Commons) Fatma Akay-Türker, until June 16 spokeswoman for women’s affairs of the Islamic Faith...

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Nye dommere skal lette presset på domstolene

De danske domstole har gennem længere tid været udfordret af stigende sagsbunker og sagsbehandlingstider. Nedlukningen af domstolene fra uge 12 til 17 som følge af COVID-19 har samtidigt betydet, at bunkerne har vokset sig endnu større. Blandt andet er antallet af domsmandssager steget med knap 3.000 sager i perioden. Det efterlader mange ofre i en...

North Korea ‘suspends plans for military action’ against Seoul
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North Korea ‘suspends plans for military action’ against Seoul

Via RT Pyongyang says it has halted plans for military action against South Korea, and has reportedly dismantled loudspeakers recently set up along the inter-Korean border amid a major spike in tensions over defector literature. At a meeting on Wednesday, “the Workers’ Party of Korea evaluated the recent developments and suspended the plans for the South...

Hunter’s millions: Ukrainian MP reveals new ‘Biden-Poroshenko’ tapes, claims VP’s son was paid ‘protection money’ by Burisma
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Hunter’s millions: Ukrainian MP reveals new ‘Biden-Poroshenko’ tapes, claims VP’s son was paid ‘protection money’ by Burisma

Via RT More tapes of what appear to be Joe Biden’s phone calls with the former president of Ukraine have surfaced, along with documents showing how much his son Hunter was paid by Burisma, a gas company desperate to avoid prosecution. Ledgers show payments of $3.4 million from Burisma to Rosemont Seneca Bohai, the company...

A Brief History of Antifa: Part II
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A Brief History of Antifa: Part II

Via Gatestone Institute Editor’s note: This is Part II of a series on the history of the global Antifa movement. Part I described Antifa and explored the ideological origins of the group. Part II examines the history, tactics and goals of the movement in the United States. Antifa in the United States is highly networked,...

Reports of 40 Chinese casualties in border clash with India are ‘fake news’ – Chinese Foreign Ministry
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Reports of 40 Chinese casualties in border clash with India are ‘fake news’ – Chinese Foreign Ministry

Via RT The Chinese Foreign Ministry rejected claims that Beijing lost dozens of soldiers in a recent skirmish on a disputed stretch of the border with India. The ministry’s spokesperson said the two powers are working to defuse tensions. Zhao Lijian, the spokesman for the Foreign Ministry, described reports of heavy Chinese losses as “fake...

Germany: Coronavirus exposes meat workers’ plight
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Germany: Coronavirus exposes meat workers’ plight

Via Deutsche Welle The apple on the windowsill looks fresh; the two rickety bedframes in the room still have linen on them. “There were about 13 workers living in this house until recently,” says Inge Bultschnieder, who has been fighting for years to gain better conditions for meat packers at Tönnies, most of whom come...

Will the EU Ever Stop Appeasing Iran’s Mullahs?
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Will the EU Ever Stop Appeasing Iran’s Mullahs?

Via Gatestone Institute In refusing to support the US plan to extend the United Nations arms embargo on the Iranian regime, Germany, Britain and France appear to have turned a blind eye to a recent statement made by the IAEA Director General Rafael Mariano Grossi (pictured), who raised serious concerns about possible clandestine and undeclared...

Macron accuses Turkey of playing ‘dangerous game’ in Libya, calls its standoff with French ship example of NATO ‘brain death’ 
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Macron accuses Turkey of playing ‘dangerous game’ in Libya, calls its standoff with French ship example of NATO ‘brain death’ 

Via RT French President Emmanuel Macron has denounced Ankara’s ‘dangerous game’ of meddling in Libya and said the illegal targeting of a French frigate by a Turkish ship proved correct his comments about ‘brain death’ of NATO. “Turkey is playing a dangerous game in Libya and is violating all of its commitments made at the...

Palestinians: The ‘Un-Islamic’ Family Protection Law
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Palestinians: The ‘Un-Islamic’ Family Protection Law

Via Gatestone Institute Palestinian women and human rights organizations are under attack by Hamas and other Islamic groups and figures for supporting a new family protection bill. According to them, criminalizing the beating or murder of women is a clear-cut violation of Islamic teachings and values. (Image source: iStock) Palestinian women and human rights...