Tag: Germany

German Chancellor Angela Merkel says terror attacks wont stop Germany welcoming refugees

The German leader, who cut short her summer holiday to speak after a string of Islamist attacks rocked the country, said the entire continent was being “ravaged” by terrorism.   She described recent attacks in Ansbach, Wurzburg and Munich as “horrifying and depressing” but insisted Germany would not turn its back on people fleeing the […]

Terror wave catches German authorities in denial

Two Syrian refugees committed acts of terror in different Bavarian towns Sunday, July 24, the third and fourth violent attacks in Germany in less than a week. One Syrian, a 21-year old, used a machete to murder a pregnant woman in Reutingen near Stuttgart. He was arrested – but only after a motorist saw him […]

Germany’s Terror, Mayhem, and Murder Spree: Thank You, Mrs. Merkel

Shooting, stabbing, hacking, bombing: A week-long spree of deadly terror attacks has left 10 dead, scores injured, and millions more terrified and outraged in Germany.   A 27-year-old Syrian asylum seeker was killed in an apparent suicide bombing in Ansbach on Sunday evening, when a backpack bomb he was wearing detonated, injuring 15 others, four […]

Syrian who wounded 12, killed self in Germany bombing pledged allegiance to ISIS chief

A Syrian man who failed to get asylum in Germany pledged allegiance to the head of the Islamic State terror group in a video before he blew himself up near an open-air music festival in southern Germany, wounding 12 other people, Bavaria’s top security official announced Monday.   According to an initial translation of the Arabic-language video […]

Germany Took in the Entire Population of Houston Last Year

Germany — Germany welcomed an unprecedented number of new arrivals from other countries last year, according to new figures.   More than 2.1 million immigrants were registered, according to provisional results from the Federal Statistics Office. That represents a 46 percent year-on-year increase and is almost as many people who live in Houston, the fourth-largest […]

Germany threatens to recall troops from Turkey

Germany will recall soldiers serving at the Incirlik airbase in Turkey if Ankara continues blocking German lawmakers from visiting the troops, Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel said in remarks published on Wednesday.   Turkey, angered by a resolution passed by the German parliament last month that branded the 1915 massacre of Armenians by Ottoman forces a […]

Terrorism fears soar in Germany amid recent Islamist attacks, migrant crisis

Germans have become far more fearful in the last year, with a possible terrorist attack, political extremism and the social effects of Europe’s migrant crisis topping their list of worries, a survey showed on Tuesday.   Just over a year before a federal election in Europe’s biggest economy, the annual study by insurer R+V showed […]

Merkel admits her refugee policy helped bring terrorists to Germany | Fox News

Angela Merkel has admitted that she effectively invited terrorists into Germany, in a pretty stunning indictment of her own policy.   The German Chancellor told a group of supporters from her Christian Democrats party that extremists had taken their chance to slip into her country.   Tensions in Germany have soared since Merkel opened the […]

‘Man in the hat’ claims terror cells in Paris and Brussels part of a larger network

The terror cells that carried out the attacks in Paris in November and in Brussels in March were part of a larger network and Salah Abdeslam, the last surviving suspect from the Paris attacks, played a bigger role than was previously thought, terror suspect Mohamed Abrini told Belgian police.   Abrini, who was identified as the “man in the […]

The United States of Europe: Germany and France Hatch a Plan to Create an EU Superstate

If you believe that the Brexit vote is going to kill the idea of a “United States of Europe,” you might want to think again.   In fact, it appears that the decision by the British people to leave the European Union is only going to accelerate the process of creating an EU superstate.   […]