20 septembre 2008

International Religious Freedom Report 2008 - U.S. Department of State

CE TRANSMITE RADIO ROMÂNIA ACTUALITĂŢI ? (20 septembrie 2008) - România respectă libertatea religioasă, care este garantată de lege şi aplicată de guvern - afirmă Departamentul de Stat în Raportul pe 2008. Totuşi se menţin unele restricţii, care împiedică grupurile religioase minoritare să beneficieze de dreptul la libertate religioasă. Reporter: Ştefan Stoica - Departamentul de Stat constată că anumite grupuri religioase minoritare continuă să acuze, în mod credibil, autorităţile, că le împiedică eforturile de convertire... [Lire la suite]
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18 septembre 2008

Unfavorable Views of Jews and Muslims on the Increase in Europe

Pew Research Center Ethnocentric attitudes are on the rise in Europe. Growing numbers of people in several major European countries say they have an unfavorable opinion of Jews, and opinions of Muslims also are more negative than they were several years ago. A spring 2008 survey by the Pew Research Center's Pew Global Attitudes Project finds 46% of the Spanish rating Jews unfavorably. More than a third of Russians (34%) and Poles (36%) echo this view. Somewhat fewer, but still significant numbers of the Germans (25%) and French... [Lire la suite]
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18 septembre 2008

Sentimentele antimusulmane si antievreiesti, în crestere în Europa - sondaj

CHIGACO, 18 septembrie 2008 (MEDIAFAX) - Sentimentele antimusulmane si antievreiesti se intensificã într-o serie de state europene importante, potrivit unui sondaj international dat publicitatii miercuri, relateazã Reuters. Studiul efectuat de Pew Research Center dezvaluie cã 46 la suta dintre spanioli, 36 la suta dintre polonezi si 34 la suta dintre rusi au o pãrere nefavorabila despre evrei, sentimente împartite  25 la suta dintre germani si 20 la suta dintre francezi. Spania nu are o comunitate numeroasã de evrei de la... [Lire la suite]
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17 septembre 2008

Un partid din Austria care condamnă aderarea României la UE ar putea intra din nou la guvernare

Partidul Libertăţii din Austria, de extremă-dreapta, se pregăteşte să intre din nou la guvernare, după o absenţă de doi ani, liderul său fiind împotriva imigraţiei şi apreciind că aderarea României şi Bulgariei la UE a permis dezvoltarea crimei organizate în ţara sa. Liderul Partidului Libertăţii, Heinz-Christian Strache, a declarat într-un interviu că cele două formaţiuni principale din Austria trebuie să decidă dacă vor să coopereze cu partidul său după alegerile de luna aceasta. Atunci când acest partid a intrat în Guvern... [Lire la suite]
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17 septembre 2008

Auschwitz security officers arrest Nazi memorabilia dealer

Security officers in Auschwitz - the site of former Nazi concentration camps - detained a man Wednesday for selling Third Reich memorabilia at a bazaar, local media reported. Among the objects were copies of SS and Hitler military items, reported the Polish Press Agency. The man's case will be taken up by local prosecutors who will determine if the act constitutes promoting fascism. Polish law forbids promoting Nazi ideology, but allows the sale of historic relics and reproductions. Poland is one of Europe's biggest... [Lire la suite]
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08 septembre 2008

Rome mayor's fascist evil comments spark outcry

Italy's Left accused Rome's right-wing mayor of trying to rewrite history after he declared that racist laws enacted during Italy's fascist era - rather than fascism itself - were "absolute evil." The controversy comes amid a broader debate in Italy over whether the far right's success in elections has fed a climate of xenophobia and intolerance, with a Catholic weekly last month suggesting Italy could be witnessing a rebirth of fascism. Gianni Alemanno, a former youth leader of a neo-fascist party who became the... [Lire la suite]
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02 septembre 2008

UK diplomat sought deal with Nazis

A British amateur diplomat tried to make a peace deal with Germany during WWII by offering Germany free reign in Europe in exchange for British rule over the rest of the world, according to previously unreleased documents. MI5 Security Service files released under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 show the amateur diplomat and fascist sympathizer James Lonsdale-Bryans travelled to Italy for covert discussions with the German ambassador, Ulrich von Hassell, in an attempt to negotiate a deal with the Germans in the early days of the... [Lire la suite]
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02 septembre 2008

Eitan tells how Mengele got away

The Mossad scrapped a plan to seize the notorious Nazi doctor Josef Mengele, who was located in Argentina in 1960, in order not to botch the capture of Adolf Eichmann, the former spymaster Minister for Pensioner Affairs Rafi Eitan said Monday. Mengele, who was known as the "Angel of Death" for his cruel medical experiments on Auschwitz inmates, was discovered living in Buenos Aires by Mossad agents after Eichmann had already been nabbed by Israeli secret service agents and was being held in a safe house in the city. Eitan said he... [Lire la suite]
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01 septembre 2008

Greece urged to educate youth on Shoah after teens filmed urinating on memorial

The Los Angeles-based Simon Wiesenthal Center urged the Greek government Monday to "strenuously" respond to the recent desecration of the Rhodes Holocaust Memorial by a group of local teenagers, who were shown on a YouTube video urinating on the site. The center demanded a Holocaust educational campaign for Greek youth. "Greek obligations to the European Union... require your government to promptly arrest the perpetrators of this obscenity, apologize for this offense to the Jewish people, reinforce security measures to defend... [Lire la suite]
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