The attack by a deranged Muslim radical in the sleepy Norwegian town of Kongsberg has again brought home the dangers of Islamist ideologies circulating in Western societies. On such a tragic occasion, one would expect opinion makers, journalists, and intellectuals to unite against religious fanaticism in support of the victims of such atrocities.
The man arrested for the murder of Tory MP Sir David Amess has been named Ali Harbi Ali. The 25-year-old, who is a British national with Somali heritage, is not thought to have been previously known to the security services. However, the investigation is still in its early stages and that could change if new details emerge.
As with many other French cities, Brest has experienced a steep increase in sexual harassment and even outright assault on city streets, with young women being targeted by groups of young men migrants.
Police in Germany claims to have launched an investigation into individuals belonging to the far-left extremist group Antifa who recently called for the murder of 53 politicians from the national conservative Alternative for Germany (AfD) party. The Marxist activists also published the residential addresses of the politicians on an internet platform popular with radical leftists.
Italy, a Somali with a knife attacked people on a bus In the Italian city of Rimini, a man was detained after he stabbed five people. This was reported by the ANSA agency. The vicious migrant vs. ethnic-Europeans is just one of a string of similar attacks, most unreported, carried out in the west European Union.
How long will it be before a former serviceman of Britain’s armed forces take out one of the rainbow nation’s violent but otherwise inept cops? A protest against Covid-19 vaccine passports in Newcastle, England, turned ugly only after state police showed up with horses, batons were drawn and attack dogs, one of which mauled a man who was being tackled and subdued by several officers.
The mother of one of the 13 US servicemen who were killed in Thursday’s terrorist attack at the Kabul airport has called into a radio show to denounce President Joe Biden as a ‘feckless, dementia-ridden piece of crap.’
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European leaders have expressed deep concern over the importation of Afghan asylum seekers in the wake of the NATO rout and retreat. Some claim to have cottoned on to what a London taxi driver could have told them years ago: ‘some suggesting that western governments may be welcoming terrorists who have disguised themselves as refugees.’
Brown University’s Costs of War Project estimates that the US has spent some $2.26 trillion on the war in Afghanistan over the past two decades. More than 100,000 Afghan civilians, tens of thousands of Afghan security forces personnel and Taliban fighters, about 3,500 US and NATO troops and 4,000+ Western mercenaries were killed in that time, with hundreds of thousands more injured, and millions becoming refugees.