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Jihadist shot dead before rampage at Orly airport

Published: March 19, 2017, 7:16 am

ParisA suspected Muslim extremist was shot and killed at Paris's Orly airport by soldiers. French prosecutors said the Arab shouted that he had wanted to "die for Allah". He was found carrying a Quran on his body.

Le Pen rallies thousands in Metz promising border ‘filter’

Published: March 19, 2017, 6:41 am

MetzMarine Le Pen held a regional meeting in the French citu of Metz on Saturday, five weeks ahead of the first round of the presidential elections awaiting France.

Who are the real extremists?

Published: March 18, 2017, 10:17 pm

GERMANYBerlin: Germany's Euroskeptic AfD party discussing “extremism” with experts

WikiLeaks: US Frankfurt consulate is CIA hacker base

Published: March 18, 2017, 1:15 pm

FrankfurtThe latest leak by the whistleblower reveals how the CIA reportedly hacked into iPhones, Microsoft Windows and even Samsung TVs globally, with the German financial centre reportedly as a major hub.

Trump refuses to shake Merkel’s hand during frosty meeting

Published: March 18, 2017, 8:09 am

WashingtonThe Atlantic Ocean was not the only dividing sea of differences between US and German leaders in the East Room of the White House on Friday. The two could barely disguise the gulf that separates them on trade and immigration.

Security problem in Austrian army?

Published: March 17, 2017, 10:08 pm

AUSTRIA Turkish president Erdogan is threatening Europe with a fresh wave of migrants, while masses of Turks in Europe show their loyalty to Ankara by protesting. Now the Austrian Ministry of Defense found out that countless Turkish migrants illegally kept their Turkish citizenship and served in the Austrian army at the same time.

Germans encouraged to learn Arabic as migrants struggle with employment

Published: March 17, 2017, 9:38 am

Earlier this month the German Employment Agency in Halle began adult education classes in Arabic, to help Muslim migrant parents with little knowledge of German to understand their children's options for education or vocational training.

Baltimore has double the murder rate of Chicago

Published: March 17, 2017, 8:37 am

BaltimoreA BBC report from from March, 1 has exposed how dangerous the black city of Baltimore in the US has become. While Chicago receives most of the attention around the country when it comes to shootings, gang-violence and overall killings, Baltimore has a murder rate that almost doubles Chicago’s.

Republican senators implore Tillerson to cut Soros-funding

Published: March 17, 2017, 7:41 am

WashingtonSix US Republican senators have asked the State Department to review US aid to NGOs run by billionaire George Soros, citing Macedonia and Albania as the most recent worrying examples of conflict-sowing interventionist policies in the Balkan.

Turkey FM: Religious wars and a new flood of migrants

Published: March 16, 2017, 1:35 pm

Turkey's Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu has warned that Europe is headed for “wars of religion,” and threatened to suspend a refugee deal with the EU amid a widening diplomatic row with Germany and The Netherlands.