Swedish security services are on high alert in connection with a potential terror threat, officials said. Reports in Swedish media say several Islamic State fighters have arrived in Sweden to carry out attacks on civilian targets in the capital Stockholm.
“Right now we're gathering information and intelligence and coordinating with our national and international partners,” security police (Säpo) press spokesman Simon Bynert told the TT news agency.
US President Barack Obama confirmed plans to dramatically increase the American troop presence in Syria by deploying an additional 250 personnel, bringing the total to 300. He said the troops would help drive out the Islamic State terrorist group.
The move, which was first reported by the media, will once again contradict Obama’s 2013 promise of not putting any “American boots on the ground in Syria.”
“Just as I have approved additional support for Iraqi forces... (more)
Three young black teenage girls aged 15-16 with seven prior arrests among them for stealing cars stole another car late last month and drove it into a lake while running from police in St. Petersburg, Florida.
Leftists accused the police of lying about trying to help the girls and blasted them for callously standing by and "watching the girls drown."
A large mob of "locals" went on a looting-spree in Deptford yesterday stealing pallet after pallet of bottled water left for runners taking part in the London Marathon.
Despite the stares of onlookers, several of which were filming with their phones, the looters were seen shamelessly loading dozens of pallets onto makeshift dollies and taking part in a mad-dash looting frenzy.
Incidentally, there didn't appear to be many native Brits joining in.
The anti-invasion Freedom Party of Austria (FPÖ) has definitively won the first round of Austria's presidential elections held today, with its candidate Norbert Hofer crushing his opponents with a projected 35 to 37 percent of the vote.
The election will now go into a second round on May 22, where Nofer will face whoever comes second in today's race.
The controlled media's "opinion polls" which said that the Green Party's candidate would easily beat the FPÖ–were al... (more)
Hungary will increasingly become the destination choice of north western Europeans fleeing their nations' "suicidal migration policies," a former senior US diplomat has said.
Writing in the Hungary Today journal, Hungarian-American Adam Topolansky, who previously worked at the US International Trade Commission in Budapest, said that Hungary will "welcome autochthonous western European migrants with open arms."
His article, titled "Hungary!--The country of choice fo... (more)
An internal memo circulated within the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in 2014 shows the agency was well aware "many" illegal alien minors and "young adults" entering the US harbored communicable diseases.
Having documented the growing tensions in Sweden between an immigration-happy government and a nation beset by refugee-crime sprees, it appears 'the people' have had enough. Stockholm residents are upset over the city council's plans to re-locate hundreds of Muslim migrants right next to a school and during a recent meeting, brawls broke out as Swede... (more)
The Turkish police have detained a Dutch columnist over a critical tweet she posted about Turkish President Recep Erdogan, her newspaper said. The woman intends to go back to the Netherlands after being released.
Ebru Umar is a Dutch columnist of Turkish origin, who writes for several newspapers, including Metro. On Saturday, the Turkish police detained her at the resort of Kusadasi and seized her laptop, the newspaper reported.
A Bulgarian man many hail as a hero for detaining three Afghan migrants trying to illegally enter his country was cheered by a large crowd while being hauled into court for a hearing related to his ongoing house arrest.
Petar Nizamov was charged for "illegally detaining" three migrants after video he released of the detention went viral and internationalist NGOs pressured the Bulgarian government to punish him.
During a rally supporting comedian Jan Boehmermann, Bruno Kramm, the head of the Berlin branch of Germany's Pirate Party, was arrested for "insulting a representative of a foreign state" by quoting a line from the comic's satirical poem slamming Erdogan.
German police arrested Kramm while he was conducting a “literary analysis” of the German comedian’s satirical poem in front of the Turkish embassy in Berlin during a protest held under the slogan “No Power for Erdowahn, Freedo... (more)
One of the suicide bombers who blew himself up at the Brussels airport in Zaventem on March 22 had worked on the site for as long as five years, Belgium's VTM television reported.
Najim Laachraoui "worked at Brussels airport until the end of 2012," Flemish-language VTM said, adding that the terrorist had been recruited by a temp agency and knew the site like the back of h... (more)
Trump confidant and political hitman Roger Stone tells CBS 4 about his relationship with Trump, his own history of dirty tricks, and why he threatened the scumbag RNC delegates headed to the convention in Cleveland.
More importantly, he shows off his beloved Richard Nixon bong.