Wednesday, February 19, 2020

MixedTimes - Chris Tomlinson

Switzerland Thwarts Major Islamic State Terror Attack

Switzerland Thwarts Major Islamic State Terror Attack

According to a new investigation by Swiss media, a cell of jihadists based in Geneva plotted to bomb cisterns full of oil near the city's airport in a major terror attack.

Report: Swedish Govt Had Low Priority To Deport Failed Asylum Seekers

Report: Swedish Govt Had Low Priority To Deport Failed Asylum Seekers

A report from the Migration Studies Delegation (Delmi) has claimed that the Swedish government has made deporting failed asylum seekers a low priority. The Delmi report examined cases of migrants who were refused residency or refugee status between 199 and

Pollster: Salvini Trial Could Boost His Polling Numbers

Pollster: Salvini Trial Could Boost His Polling Numbers

Italian pollster Alessandra Ghisleri has suggested that the government putting populist Senator Matteo Salvini on trial over a migrant incident last year could actually boost his election results and support.

France Sees Surge of Rape, Murder, and Violence in 2019

France Sees Surge of Rape, Murder, and Violence in 2019

New statistics from the French Interior Ministry have revealed a significant increase in violent crimes with a 12 per cent rise in sexual violence and an 8.5 per cent rise in murders.

Leftists Try to Shut Down Screening of Climate Change Sceptic Film

Leftists Try to Shut Down Screening of Climate Change Sceptic Film

A group of German far-left extremists attempted to shut down the screening of a climate change critical film at the offices of the populist Alternative For Germany, vandalising the area in front of building with climate activist slogans.

The 2010s Were the Best Decade for European Populism Yet

The 2010s Were the Best Decade for European Populism Yet

The rise of the anti-globalist populist and sovereigntist movement has largely defined the past decade in Europe, from the Brexit vote to the emergence of new political parties across the continent.

Professor: Sweden's Society May Be 'Dissolving' Due To Mass Migration

Professor: Sweden's Society May Be 'Dissolving' Due To Mass Migration

Swedish political science professorTommy Möller has warned that the unprecedented mass migration into Sweden in the last decade could unravel the country’s “democratic welfare society.” ProfessorMöller, who teaches at Stockholm University, has claimed that political stability in Sweden has been

Sweden Sees over 230 Bombings and Explosions in 2019

Sweden Sees over 230 Bombings and Explosions in 2019

Sweden saw a large rise in the number of explosions and bombings last year, with the Crime Prevention Council (BRÅ) estimating at least 236 incidents in the first 11 months of 2019.

Swedish Vegan Parents Who Nearly Starved Toddler Avoid Prison

Swedish Vegan Parents Who Nearly Starved Toddler Avoid Prison

The vegan parents of a two-year-old girl who were accused of harming the child into a state of malnourishment due to their diet, have managed to avoid prison time despite being convicted for gross bodily harm.