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HOPE not hate demands Farage retract LBC smear

by HOPE not hate | Tuesday, 20 December 2016

Nigel Farage's allegations against HOPE not hate on LBC today are a political smear, which is why our lawyers have written to Mr Farage demanding that he retracts and publicly apologises for his remarks, or face further legal action. HOPE not hate is a well-respected, civil society organisation whose more than more...


Statement: Nigel Farage LBC comments

by HOPE not hate | Tuesday, 20 December 2016

We are aware of a serious and potentially libellous statement made about HOPE not hate by Nigel Farage on LBC radio this morning. We have no idea on what Mr Farage bases his outrageous comments. HOPE not hate has a proud history of campaigning against extremism and hatred. We will not be more...


National Action ban: HOPE not hate statement

by HOPE not hate | Monday, 12 December 2016

HOPE not hate welcomes the Home Secretary’s ban against the neo-Nazi group National Action (NA). National Action will be added to the Government’s official list of proscribed terrorist organisations. However, National Action supporters have already broken many existing laws [including incitement to racial hatred, threats to kill and violence] and we feel more...


Jihad news

Round-up of militant jihadism in the news.

Anzac Day terror plot: Blackburn boy sentenced to life

BBC by . | Saturday, 3 October 2015

A 15-year-old British boy who plotted to behead police officers at an Anzac Day parade in Australia has been sentenced to life imprisonment. The Blackburn teenager will serve at least five years for inciting terrorism and will only be released once he is no longer considered to be dangerous. He sent thousands more...


Spain jails 11 jihadists for sending suicide bombers to Syria

Euro Weekly by . | Saturday, 3 October 2015

ON Friday October 2 Spanish judges convicted 11 jihadists who were gang related to Islamic State extremists who recruited fighters for suicide bombings in Syria. The men received sentences of between 10 and 12 years after the judges found them guilty of sending "numerous jihadists to Syria", many of whom died more...


Islamist militant group's kill-list targets nine UK-based writers

The Independent by Caroline Mortimer | Wednesday, 23 September 2015

Nine UK based bloggers have been named on a 'kill list' issued by a Bangladeshi Islamist militant group. A list of 20 secular bloggers, writers and activists around the world was published by the Ansarullah Bangla Team (ABT) group with a warning that they will be killed if they continue to more...


World news

Round-up of news from around the world.

NETHERLANDS | Dutch populist Geert Wilders talks of Moroccan 'scum'

Sunday, 19 February 2017, 22:56 | Source: BBC | | Click here for original article

Dutch populist leader Geert Wilders has launched his election campaign by calling some Moroccans "scum". Mr Wilders tops opinion polls ahead of the 15 March parliamentary vote, but has seen his lead reduced in recent weeks. He has vowed to ban Muslim immigration and shut mosques if he wins. His latest comments come more...


SPAIN | Barcelona protest to support refugees draws thousands

Sunday, 19 February 2017, 22:54 | Source: BBC | | Click here for original article

Image copyrightAPImage captionProtesters denounced the government for its response to the refugee crisis Migrant crisis What next after the Jungle? The desperate children of the Calais Jungle How are the ages of child migrants verified? Migrant crisis: A Syrian's struggle to become German Some 160,000 people have demonstrated in Barcelona to demand the government allow more more...


SWEDEN/USA | Sweden to Trump: What happened last night?

Sunday, 19 February 2017, 22:49 | Source: BBC | | Click here for original article

During another ferocious attack on the media on Saturday evening, US President Donald Trump cited a non-existent incident in Sweden, baffling many - not least Swedes. "You look at what's happening in Germany, you look at what's happening last night in Sweden. Sweden, who would believe this. Sweden. They took in more...