British website targets parents who fear children may join IS

LONDON: Britain launches a new website yesterday which aims to educate Muslim teenagers against groups like Islamic State, as the government backed the right...

Saudi suspends French imports over bird flu

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia on Monday suspended the import of poultry, eggs and dairy products from seven French regions over a bird flu outbreak. The...

Pressure mounting on Merkel to close borders to Syrians – Merkel, Juncker put euro’s...

BRUSSELS/BERLIN: Is this how "Europe" ends? The Germans, founders and funders of the postwar union, shut their borders to refugees in a bid for...

Czech leader: EU Muslims ‘impossible to integrate’

PRAGUE: Czech President Milos Zeman, known for his fiery anti-migrant comments, said yesterday that it was almost impossible to integrate the Muslim community into...

Macedonian opposition threatens to boycott election called to end crisis

SKOPJE: A European Union-brokered deal to end a political crisis in Macedonia hung in the balance yesterday after opponents of conservative Prime Minister Nikola...

EU, British officials upbeat about getting reform deal – Leaders hopeful of averting Brexit

BRUSSELS: Top officials in Britain and the European Union say they are optimistic about striking a deal next month on reforms aimed at discouraging...

Briton on trial for helping migrant girl Hero or smuggler?

BOULOGNE-SUR-MER, France: A French court must decide whether a British man who went on trial yesterday is a smuggler or a hero after he...

Probe blames migrants for New Year’s Eve violent acts – Nearly all suspects ‘of...

COLOGNE: German authorities said yesterday that nearly all the suspects in a rash of New Year's Eve violence against women in Cologne were "of...

Merkel talks tough on migrant lawbreakers

COLOGNE: German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Saturday backed stricter laws to expel convicted refugees, as clashes erupted at far-right protests in Cologne over a...

Hundreds of French mosques open their doors to the public

PARIS: Hundreds of French mosques are participating in a major open-house event this weekend, offering visitors the opportunity to come in for tea and...

Islamic State recruiting and training Europeans – Security experts fear ‘European 9/11’

PARIS: Just a week into the year, France has already been rattled by an attempted attack on a police station, but counter-terrorism officials have...

After sexual assaults, German city braces for far-right rally

COLOGNE: The German city of Cologne, still shaken by a spate of sexual assaults in a crowd of migrants on New Year's Eve, braced...

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