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HUNGARY | Police Officer's Killer Identified As Well-Known Neo-Nazi

Wednesday, 26 October 2016, 18:52 | Source: Hungary Today | Click here for original article

A man who shot a police officer to death on Wednesday morning in a village in western Hungary has been identified as a well-known neo-Nazi. Police arrived to the address in Bőny, near the city of Győr, on Wednesday morning to carry out a house-search but the suspect, identified as 76-year-old ...
POLAND | ‘There Cannot be Any Accommodation with Fascism.’ In Memory of Marcin Kornak

Wednesday, 26 October 2016, 10:21 | Source: Never Again Association |

Attacks on foreigners and minorities, racist threats and insults as well as marches by extreme-right groups have become commonplace in Poland. Marcin Kornak (1968-2014), founder of the ‘NEVER AGAIN’ Association, warned against extreme nationalism and impunity of neo-fascists as early as the mid-1990s. The magazine that he created, ‘NEVER AGAIN’ ...
GERMANY | Bavaria calls for increased tracking of "Reichsbürger" extremists

Monday, 24 October 2016, 09:49 | Source: Deutsche Welle | Click here for original article

After a deadly shootout, the government of Bavaria is asking for increased surveillance on supporters of the "Reichsbürger" movement. Members do not recognize the authority of the German state. The Bavarian government wants more surveillance on the far-right "Reichsbürger" movement, German media reported on Sunday, despite federal security services openly electing ...
GERMANY | German Neo-Nazis 'goaded migrant to jump to his death'

Monday, 24 October 2016, 09:47 | Source: IBT | Click here for original article

A gang of neo-Nazis goaded a teenage Somali asylum seeker to jump to his death from a tower block in eastern Germany, say reports. The incident, in Schmoelln on Friday (21 October), has led to condemnations from authorities who expressed their disgust at the actions of a few. Police were called ...
HUNGARY | Amid opposition's whistles, Hungary leader hails 1956 revolt

Monday, 24 October 2016, 09:42 | Source: Midland Reporter-Telegram | Click here for original article

Jeering protesters with referee whistles disturbed the Hungarian government's commemorations of the 60th anniversary of the anti-Soviet revolution of 1956 on Sunday, as supporters of Prime Minister Viktor Orban tried to stifle them, sometimes violently. Kossuth Square was heavily guarded by police and private security guards for the anniversary events, where ...
GERMANY | What is behind the right-wing 'Reichsbürger' movement?

Thursday, 20 October 2016, 17:10 | Source: Deutsche Welle | Click here for original article

They are radical and violent. In recent years more and more people identifying themselves as Reichsbürger have drawn the attention of authorities. Who are they, and what kind of danger do they pose? They think Germany is simply an administrative construct still occupied by the Western powers. For them, the 1937 ...
GERMANY | Reichsbürger theories debunked

Thursday, 20 October 2016, 17:07 | Source: Deutsche Welle | Click here for original article

Following the fatal shooting of a German police officer by a member of the Reichsbürger group in Bavaria, the far-right movement is in the spotlight again. DW takes a closer look at some of their theories. 'The German Reich still exists' The legal transition from Nazi Germany to the Federal Republic was ...
GERMANY | Policeman dies after shooting by far-right gunman

Thursday, 20 October 2016, 08:48 | Source: the local.de | Source: https://www.thelocal.de/20161019/right-wing-extremist-injures-4-officers-in-shooting

One of the police officers shot by a self-declared "Reichsbürger" extremist on Wednesday has since died due to his injuries, Bavarian officials confirmed on Thursday morning. During a police raid in Georgensgmünd, Bavaria on Wednesday morning, a member of a right-wing extremist movement immediately opened fire and injured four police officers, ...
GERMANY | 800 crimes against refugee homes reported this year

Thursday, 20 October 2016, 08:41 | Source: the local.de |

A building to be used as an asylum home was burned down last year in Nauen, Brandenburg. Photo: DPA. The Federal Criminal Police Office (BKA) has recorded nearly 800 cases of crimes against refugee homes so far this year, German media reported on Wednesday. The number of crimes committed against refugee homes ...
SWITZERLAND | Outcry after 'neo-Nazi' music festival held on Swiss soil

Tuesday, 18 October 2016, 15:39 | Source: the local.ch |

Police in the canton of St Gallen are under fire for allowing a music festival for right-wing extremists to take place on Saturday night. More than 5,000 people turned out to the festival in the usually tranquil commune of Unterwasser in eastern Switzerland for what is thought to be the largest ...
GERMANY | Thuringia to check potential neo-Nazi connection in second child murder

Friday, 14 October 2016, 17:25 | Source: Deutsche Welle | Click here for original article

The discovery of a neo-Nazi's DNA near the body of a murdered girl has authorities re-examining other crimes from the past. The state of Thuringia says it will be taking another look at a second unsolved child murder. Thuringia state premier Bodo Ramelow has said criminal investigations will be expanded ...
SPANISH STATE | Thousands 'disappeared' by General Franco's regime in Spanish Civil War discovered in mass graves

Thursday, 6 October 2016, 16:42 | Source: IBT | Click here for original article

Eighty years after the start of the Spanish Civil War, the country is trying to recover and identify the remains of people who were forcibly 'disappeared'. It is estimated that over 100,000 men and women were executed and buried in unmarked graves during the conflict. It is thought there may ...
ARGENTINA | Argentinian activist to stand trial over anti-Semitism allegations

Thursday, 6 October 2016, 00:06 | Source: Jerusalem Post | Click here for original article

Luis D'Elía. (photo credit:SANTIAGO PANDOLFI/REUTERS) Argentinian activist and politician Luis D’Elia is set to stand trial for allegedly inciting hatred and discrimination against Jews, Federal Judge Luis Rodriguez announced Tuesday. Two years ago, Rodriguez indicted D’Elia for discrimination over remarks he made in 2011 about brothers Sergio and Pablo Schoklender. According to ...
HUNGARY | Orbán loses refugee referendum, proclaims ‘overwhelming’ victory

Tuesday, 4 October 2016, 10:43 | Source: HOPE not hate |

From Bernard Rorke in Budapest In a bizarre press conference following the news that Sunday's referendum in Hungary was declared invalid, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán simply ignored the fact that only 39.93% of the electorate cast a valid vote - way short of the required 50% plus one required - and ...