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Why Israel wants a seat on the United Nations Security Council

By Kambiz Foroohar

Outreach to Africa, educational trips for foreign diplomats and a more conciliatory Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu make it clear: Israel is campaigning to overcome its acrimonious relationship with the United Nations in time to win a coveted spot on the Security Council next year. 1,008 more words


Germany’s Refugee-Driven Terror Problem Out of Control After a Dozen Incidents Since Jan 2016 — The Counter Jihad Report

PJ Media, by Patrick Poole, July 29, 2017: Yesterday it was Hamburg. Today or tomorrow it could be anywhere else in Germany. As I chronicle below, there have been a dozen terror-related incidents in Germany since January 2016, indicating that the problem may be at a tipping point as the number of fatal terror attacks in Western […]

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‘Huge Increase’ In Female Genital Mutilation In Germany — Exposing Modern Mugwumps

Muslim migrants bringing barbaric butchery to West RT – July 19, 2017 97 Comments https://www.infowars.com/huge-increase-in-female-genital-mutilation-in-Germany/ Germany experienced a sharp increase in the number of women who have been subjected to genital mutilation, which is illegal in the country, an advocacy group has said.

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Germany: Chechen Sharia Police Terrorize Berlin — The Counter Jihad Report

Gatestone Institute, by Soeren Kern, July 8, 2017: Threats of violence against “errant” women are viewed as “acts of patriotism.” “They have come to Germany because they wanted to live in Germany, but they keep trying to turn it into Chechnya with its medieval ways.” — Social worker interviewed by Meduza.

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First encounter: Trump and Putin shake hands ahead of G20 meeting

A lean in, smiles, a pat on the arm.

This was the first face-to-face encounter of President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin, captured behind the scenes of the Group of 20 summit by the shaky hands of an official German videographer. 1,560 more words


Trump visit spotlights Three Seas plan for more energy ties

WARSAW, Poland — During a visit to Warsaw on Thursday, U.S. President Donald Trump will meet with regional leaders at a summit of the Three Seas Initiative — an effort to improve trade, infrastructure and energy links among the 12 nations between the Baltic, Black and Adriatic Seas. 619 more words

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Chinese president presents 2 giant pandas to Berlin zoo

BERLIN — Chinese President Xi Jinping officially presented two giant pandas to Berlin’s zoo on Wednesday, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel said the bamboo-munching newcomers would be “special ambassadors” for the two countries. 254 more words