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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 ...
UKRAINE | Neo-Nazis warn gay people there will be a 'bloodbath' if they dare to hold a Pride

Thursday, 2 June 2016, 17:05 | Source: GayStar News | Click here for original article

Neo-Nazis in Ukraine have warned gay people there will be a ‘bloodbath’ if they dare to hold a Pride. The thugs, who are backed by the Ukraine Orthodox Church, have a long history of disrupting and attacking LGBTI people and events. Just in March this year, a LGBTI rights conference in Lviv ...