June 26, 2018

Top 10: Van driven into office of right-wing Dutch newspaper

Victor LaszloRebel Commentator

1. Dutch Newspaper Office Hit By Flaming Truck in “Deliberate” Attack

A van was driven into the offices of a right-wing Dutch newspaper in Amsterdam Tuesday morning, bursting into flames and causing significant damage in what is being called an attack on the news organisation.

The Dutch police said the strike was a “deliberate action” and revealed a manhunt was underway after a suspect managed to escape the scene.

De Telegraaf, the publication targeting at around 4:00 am on Tuesday morning, described the incident as an “attack” in their coverage.

Security footage of the attack released by the newspaper shows the van driving into the glass wall at speed, but only causing limited damage.

Netherlands: Van crashes into De Telegraaf's head office


2. Taliban bomb-maker convicted of UK terrorism plot

Khalid Ali was carrying three knives when he was arrested by armed police in April last year.

Only just over a month earlier, a British-born convert to Islam had plowed a car into pedestrians on nearby Westminster Bridge, killing four people, before stabbing a policeman to death in the grounds of parliament.

The Old Bailey court heard Ali, 28, had intended to kill a police officer, a member of the armed forces or even a Member of Parliament, the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) said.

Five days before he was stopped, Ali visited potential targets such as Westminster Bridge, the Houses of Parliament and Whitehall.

His fingerprints matched those found on bomb-making components recovered in Afghanistan in 2012 and held on an FBI database, the CPS said in a statement.

3. MIGRANT CRISIS: Trouble for EU as new council president Austria adopts hardline approach

AFGHANS, Africans and Syrians seeking refuge in the European Union would have to submit asylum applications prior to entering the bloc under strict new proposals put forward by Austria.

The motion would see the bloc move away from its current system, much criticised “frontline” Mediterranean states including Greece and Italy have criticised, who claim it has led to them taking in a “disproportionate” amount of migrants.

This sees migrants submit applications at the first EU country they arrive in.

Austria’s proposals are an indication of the hardline tactics which the country will take on migration once it assumes the EU’s rotating presidency on July 1.

4. Italy: Illegal migrants ferried by Danish cargo ship finally dock in Sicily


5. Hungarian foreign minister challenged on migration policy by BBC, pushes back: “You are unfair, you are unbalanced”


6. Iran: Tehran - Plain clothes office beats protester


Related: Riot police patrol Tehran's Grand Bazaar following economic protests


7. Paris based Tunisian philosopher: “Every Muslim Believes that Planet Earth Must Become Muslim”


8. Tehran Protesters: Our Enemies Are Right Here! America Is Not Our Enemy! No to Gaza, No To Lebanon!


Related: Crackdown and arrest of protesters


9. Austria: Armed forces carry out migrant security drills at Slovenian border

Austria's security forces carried out a border protection exercise at the border crossing in Spielfeld, Tuesday, across from Sentilj, near the Slovenian city of Maribor.

Several hundred members of the Austrian armed forces and police officers carried out an exercise to stop a large group of refugees, played by actors, from crossing the border.

Austria's new 600-member border squad 'Puma,' expected to be ready in September, is also participating in the exercises.

The Sentil-Spielfeld border crossing already features extensive border protection infrastructure, including border fencing.


Border guards practicing for possible refugee deployment in the field


Border storm: Police and federal army practice emergency in Spielfeld


10. Supreme Court rules for Trump in travel ban case

 

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commented 2018-06-27 10:04:34 -0400
  1. the left just can’t understand English .
  2. Lowboma pushed more bull shit with less resistance .
commented 2018-06-27 07:49:34 -0400
PAUL TAYLOR commented 1 hour ago
Just say no to Muslim invaders, problem solved.
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Paul, that is true. What you subsidize, you encourage.
commented 2018-06-27 06:37:46 -0400
Just say no to Muslim invaders, problem solved.
commented 2018-06-27 01:57:31 -0400
Is that the same Dutch newspaper that printed a picture of an ape to make fun of the Turkish Dictator?
commented 2018-06-27 01:38:34 -0400
Van driven into CBC headquarters may be a future news story.
commented 2018-06-26 23:21:42 -0400
There was a muslim attack against Christian farmers in Nigeria over the weekend, very bloody. Some reports are saying 89 killed, other reports 200 killed.
commented 2018-06-26 23:05:41 -0400
1. not a right wing news paper
4. A cargo ship that size “rescuing” migrants? that thing can hardly maneuver around , let alone stop and go to pick up “invaders”. they could have just radioed someone else.
commented 2018-06-26 22:17:07 -0400
Since 9/11 – IN THE NAME OF ISLAM (SATAN): 35,552 Attacks, 230,292 Killed, 310,287 Injured that we know of.
commented 2018-06-26 22:11:22 -0400
The ship that picked up the illegals…………

Returning them to their point of origin is a rescue.

Dropping them in the EU where they can demand food, clothing, shelter and money…….well, that is human trafficking.

Should have sunk the ship and all on board.