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Spain “hours away from civil war” EU warns as Catalonian Independence declaration looms

By Estaban Al Andaluzi  Spain “hours away from civil war” EU warns as Catalonian Independence declaration looms Travel Advice: Spain as a whole: necessary travel only. Risk level 3 Cataluña: avoid entirely, leave if possible. Risk level 5 weekend casualties over 1’000 Basque: Risk Level 3 Al-Andaluz: Risk Level 4…




The young racists trying to ‘cleanse Europe’

By Zakiya Afzani The young racists trying to ‘cleanse Europe’ Generation Identity is what they call themselves. Made up of mainly 20-something tech-savvy members, the “Identitarian” movement has been described as the hipster right. Fiercely anti-immigration, anti-Humanitarian-aid and anti-Muslim, its aim is to stop migration to Europe. With headquarters in Austria…



Dramatic Paris Terror Attack fails | Paris Mosque Attack

By Rashid Ahmad  Dramatic Paris Mosque Attack fails |Paris Terror Attack Talking to Al-Sahawat Times French police say they have arrested a man who tried to drive a car into a crowd outside a mosque in the Paris suburb of Créteil on Thursday evening (June 29).   The driver apparently failed to…



Half of Europeans no longer believe in democracy

By Malik Shahid  Half of European citizens no longer believe democracy is the way forwards Only around half of young Europeans think of democracy as the best form of government, a new survey has found, while three-quarters see the EU as more of an economic pact rather than a group…


UK left with €113bn Brexit bill

By Zakiya Afzani UK need to pay out €113bn in overdue EU contributions before it can leave the block via Brexit Brussels will slap a hefty price tag on Britain’s Brexit bill by demanding an upfront gross payment of €113bn it has been reported.   The Financial Times has analysed…


Marine Le Pen steps down

By Zakiya Afzani Marine Le Pen steps down as face of far-right France The party leader of Frances far-right National Front, Marine Le Pen last night came second in the first round of the French Presidential election, putting her through to the final run-off next week Al-Sahawat Times | Global…