Saturday, October 19, 2019

MixedTimes - Chris Tomlinson

Potential Bombing After 'Powerful' Explosion At Swedish Police Station

Potential Bombing After 'Powerful' Explosion At Swedish Police Station

A police station in the Swedish city ofStaffanstorp was targetted by an explosive device, with witnesses describing the blast as loud and powerful. The explosion occurred in the early hours of Monday morning and caused damage to the main door

Trudeau Wore Bulletproof Vest at Campaign Event

Trudeau Wore Bulletproof Vest at Campaign Event

Canadian Liberal Party leader Justin Trudeau wore a bulletproof vest at a campaign event in Mississauga, Ontario, in what some are calling an "unprecedented" move.

Sweden: Sex Crimes Have Tripled Since 2014

Sweden: Sex Crimes Have Tripled Since 2014

The number of Swedes reporting to have been victims of sexual crimes has tripled between 2014 and 2018, according to a report by the SwedishCrime Prevention Council Brå.

Sweden Sees Rise in Chain Migration from Iraq and Syria

Sweden Sees Rise in Chain Migration from Iraq and Syria

Sweden is currently experiencing a surge in labour migration from outside the European Union but in the cases of Iraqis and Syrians, family reunification migration is rising even further.

Hungarian Minister: With Salvini Europe Was Safe

Hungarian Minister: With Salvini Europe Was Safe

Hungarian Foreign MinisterPeter Szijjártó hascome out against the new Italian leftist coalition stating that the borders of Europe were safer when Matteo Salvini was in government.

EU Establishment Praises Unpopular Leftist Italian Government

EU Establishment Praises Unpopular Leftist Italian Government

Several European Union establishment figures have praised the new, broadly unpopular Italian government saying it will be more “pro Europe.” Former European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker approved of the new coalition between the Five Star Movement (M5S) and the leftist

French Psychologist Declares Migrant Mental Health a Public Emergency

French Psychologist Declares Migrant Mental Health a Public Emergency

French clinical psychologistMarie-Caroline Saglio-Yatzimirsky has warned that many migrants suffering from severe mental illness are not being properly treated. While DrSaglio-Yatzimirsky claimed migrants do not have higher rates of mental illness than the French population overall, she said that there

Fewer than One in Three Italians Happy with New Coalition

Fewer than One in Three Italians Happy with New Coalition

According to a new poll, only 32 per cent of Italians are positive about the new coalition deal between the populist Five Star Movement and the establishment left-wing Democratic Party (PD).

500 Illegal Migrants Land on Greek Island in One Day

500 Illegal Migrants Land on Greek Island in One Day

At least 500 migrants have landed on the Greek island of Lesbos this week from Turkey in a single day, as conditions on the islands in the Aegean continue to deteriorate.

New Greek Government Moves To Clamp Down on Migration

New Greek Government Moves To Clamp Down on Migration

The new conservative Greek government is looking to enforce stricter migration controls, claiming that its capacity to house incoming migrants is deteriorating by the day. Giorgos Koumoutsakos, a member of the now ruling New Democracy party, blamed the prior leftist

Syrian Found Guilty of Murder that Sparked Riots in German City

Syrian Found Guilty of Murder that Sparked Riots in German City

Syrian asylum seeker Alaa Sheikhi hasbeen found guilty of the murder of Chemnitz resident Daniel Hillig, whose killing sparked large-scale riots last year. The Syrian was sentenced to nine and a half years in prison for stabbing the 35-year-old German

Danish Party: No New Citizens Should Come From Muslim Countries

Danish Party: No New Citizens Should Come From Muslim Countries

An MP for the conservative Danish party The New Right has proposed to ban migrants from predominantly Muslim countries from becoming citizens of Denmark. MPMette Thiesen wrote of her support for such a proposal on social media website Facebook stating,

Two Underage Girls Raped At Swedish Summer Festival

Two Underage Girls Raped At Swedish Summer Festival

Two girls, believed to be around 15-years-old, were reportedly raped at a Swedish festival over the weekend and another dozen have reported being victims of sexual assaults.

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