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HUNGARY | Viktor Orbán and his responsibility for rising antisemitism in Hungary

Tuesday, 19 July 2016, 23:33 | Source: Hungarian Free Press | Click here for original article

Quite a political storm is brewing in Hungary, after Ronald S. Lauder of the World Jewish Congress named Hungary Europe’s most anti-Semitic country. Specifically, Mr. Lauder said the following: “The worst offender is Hungary. Because they now have a neo-Nazi party called Jobbik. They had started to put up statues ...
FRANCE | Security chief warns France could plunge into 'civil war' after Nice attacks

Friday, 15 July 2016, 14:57 | Source: IBT | Click here for original article

We're on the brink of civil war': French security chief's chilling warning before Nice terror attack France's security chief had issued a chilling warning just months before the Nice attack which killed at least 84 people, saying another terrorist incident could plunge France into a bloody civil war. Patrick Calvar, the ...
GERMANY | Support for Germany's far-right AfD drops amid anti-Semitism row

Wednesday, 13 July 2016, 23:48 | Source: Europe online | Click here for original article

Support for the far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) party slumped again this week in the wake of a row about anti-Semitism that has triggered turmoil in the party‘s leadership.The numbers backing the AfD dropped another 1 percentage point during the last week, to 8 per cent, according to a voter ...
GERMANY | German police arrest 60 in crackdown on neo-Nazi groups

Wednesday, 13 July 2016, 23:33 | Source: IBT | Click here for original article

German police have arrested 60 suspected far-right extremists after conducting its first ever nationwide operation against hate speech. Morning raids in all but two of Germany's 16 states on Wednesday (13 July) targeted dozens of properties thought to be connected with extremist groups promoting Nazism and anti-Semitic views on social ...
GERMANY | Right-wing AfD party engulfed by anti-Semitism row

Wednesday, 6 July 2016, 15:49 | Source: BBC | Click here for original article

The right-wing Alternative for Germany (AfD) party, which is surging in opinion polls, has been split by a row over anti-Semitism prompted by the views of one of its lawmakers. The dispute erupted over statements by newly elected legislator Wolfgang Gedeon, who suggested the Holocaust was given too much attention. He also ...
AUSTRIA | Austria presidential poll result overturned

Friday, 1 July 2016, 22:32 | Source: BBC | Click here for original article

Austria's highest court has annulled the result of the presidential election narrowly lost by the candidate of the far-right Freedom Party. The party had challenged the result, saying that postal votes had been illegally and improperly handled. The Freedom Party candidate, Norbert Hofer, lost the election to the former leader of the ...
EUROPE | Extreme right-wing parties in Europe hail Brexit win

Friday, 24 June 2016, 18:03 | Source: Asian Image | Click here for original article

Brussels will be on alert for a wave of copycat national polls across the European Union following Britain's decision to quit. Right-wing leaders across the 28-member bloc were swift to underline their demands for similar votes following the shock result. Marine Le Pen, the leader of the National Front in France, tweeted ...
EUROPE | European far right hails Brexit vote

Friday, 24 June 2016, 17:59 | Source: Guardian | Source: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/jun/24/european-far-right-hails-britains-brexit-vote-marine-le-pen

Europe’s far-right parties have rejoiced at the UK’s vote to leave the European Union, hailing it as a victory for their own anti-immigration and anti-EU stances and vowing to push for similar referendums in countries such as France, the Netherlands and Denmark. France’s Front National (FN) hailed Brexit as a clear ...
UKRAINE/FRANCE | Euro 2016 'ultra-nationalist' attacks thwarted, Ukraine says

Monday, 6 June 2016, 18:10 | Source: Guardian | Click here for original article

Ukrainian police have arrested a Frenchman accused of plotting a string of terror attacks before and during Euro 2016. The 25-year-old man, whom Ukraine’s state security service had been following since December, was discovered with an arsenal of weapons and explosives near Ukraine’s border with Poland, officers said. He had bought five ...
HUNGARY | Trianon-cult, neo-Horthyism, National Cohesion Day

Sunday, 5 June 2016, 22:58 | Source: Hungarian Free Press | Click here for original article

Recently Hungary introduced a new holiday – National Cohesion Day to commemorate the “dire consequences” of the Trianon Peace Treaty, signed on June 4, 1920, following Austro-Hungary’s defeat in World War I. The Treaty was the result of The Peace Conference in Paris where Allied Powers negotiated the peace terms with ...