Cross-border crime is on the rise, and becoming ever more violent, in western Switzerland and the Ticino, according to new statistics: The latest figures produced by Swiss border authorities show a significant increase in the number of arrests being made at the borders, newspaper Tribune de Geneve reports.
With more police stop-and-search operations and special prosecutors, the Aargau cantonal council will take action against criminal asylum-seekers. The collaboration of the canton authorities will be strengthened.
The goal is to "improve the security situation", senior cantonal councillor Urs Hofmann (Social Democrats) said in front of the media on Thursday in Aarau. The community members and local authorities were irritated.
Citizen Warrior 17 July 2012
NOT ONLY ARE are some people killing non-Muslims in the name of Islam (in impressive numbers) but some are doing something less newsworthy but potentially more disconcerting: Demanding and gaining concessions from non-Muslims, and slowly encroaching on democratic freedoms with the end-goal of establishing Sharia law in Western democracies (and already succeeding). This must be stopped and your help is needed.
Liberties Alliance 16 July 2012
Ladies and Gentlemen, Dear Friends of Free Speech,
its a very great honor for me and I’m proud to be here in Brussels and to speak to you representing the foremost German Human Rights Organisation that stands for the preservation of freedom and democracy against Islamic supremacism, the Citizens Movement PAX EUROPA. Thank you very much, Elisabeth, Alain, Chris, Ned and my dear friend Henryk and all of You.
International Civil Liberties Alliance 12 July 2012
On 9 July, the International Civil Liberties Alliance presented an International Human Rights and Freedom of Speech Conference in the European Parliament in Brussels. Over 100 people from numerous, countries, cultures, and backgrounds took part in this milestone event at which Lars Hedegaard of the Danish Free Press Society received the "Defender of Freedom” award.
Gatestone Institute 10 July 2012
By Soeren Kern
Radical Muslim groups are using Switzerland as a base from which to promote Islamic jihad in Europe and beyond.
Islamists in Switzerland are providing jihadists with logistical support, and also stepping up their use of Internet websites there to spread Islamic propaganda as well as to incite their supporters to commit acts of terrorism and violence.
Gates of Vienna 5 July 2012
Last year a Muslim zealot in Switzerland threatened Filip Dewinter, the Flemish politician and Vlaams Belang leader, with death. The perp was eventually caught, tried, and sentenced — to 46 hours of community service.
Here’s the story from the Austrian magazine Unzensuriert. Many thanks to Hermes for the translation: