WARSAW (Sputnik) - The Sejm, the lower house of the Polish parliament, could make amendments to the law that criminalizes statements accusing Poland of complicity in the Holocaust, as the bill affects Warsaw's talks with its international partners, Polish Foreign Minister Jacek Czaputowicz said Saturday.
Today, unsolicited snapshots and videos featuring explicit content are among the most common forms of non-physical sexual offence, a Danish survey has stated.
After six days' deliberation, a Malmö District Court has set forth a verdict in a high-profile case involving Malmö FF's prized Ghanaian midfielder Kingsley Sarfo. The promising 23-year-old was found to have had sex with a 14-year-old girl, despite knowing that she was underage.
A joint Finnish-Estonian pipeline project, primarily funded by the EU, is aimed at linking Finland to the European gas market; it will cross the Baltic Sea, intersecting with Nord Stream.
Lega party leader Matteo Salvini, who recently took the post of the Italian Interior Minister and Deputy Prime Minister, has challenged NATO’s long-term defense priorities, saying one of its members, Italy, is under attack, but “not from the east.”
The expansion may include a doubling of US troops in Norway and could even involve the use of several military bases in possible violation of a 1949 declaration that specifically outlaws foreign powers from being stationed in the Scandinavian country during peacetime.
PARIS (Sputnik) - A jury in Paris handed a 20-year jail term to a Chechen man convicted of murdering a Russian businessman during his trip to France, a lawyer for the victim’s family told Sputnik.
Around midday Friday, a band of 15 to 20 neo-Nazis rallied outside Tumba High School in Stockholm, Sweden – only to be driven away by teachers at the school.
BRUSSELS (Sputnik) - The European Federation of Journalists (EFJ), the region’s biggest group, adopted a motion on Friday calling for an end to violence and persecution against their colleagues in Ukraine.
LONDON (Sputnik) - New legislation proposed by the UK Home Office on increasing security measures on the country's borders to investigate "hostile state activity" in light of the Salisbury attack, in fact, translated baseless accusations into law, a spokesman for the Russian Embassy in London said on Friday.
Despite opposition from coalition partners, one of Merkel's closest officials, Ursula von der Leyen, is lobbying for more spending. Germany is under pressure from Donald Trump, who has been shaming Berlin for having not fulfilled NATO's military spending target of 2 percent of GDP.
LONDON (Sputnik) – Arron Banks, the co-founder and key fundraiser of the UK pro-Brexit Leave.EU campaign, refused to participate in a parliamentary hearing as part of the so-called fake news inquiry, accusing lawmakers of conducting a campaign against the groups that supported withdrawal.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The UK Best for Britain campaign, promoting the reversal of the UK withdrawal process from the European Union, has launched a motion for a new referendum on the Brexit final deal, according to organization's website.
Canadian economic indexes seem to have lost ground ahead of the G7 summit, and following a number of explicitly stated expectations over the outcome of the meeting, which is in full swing on Canadian soil.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) – A Swedish appeals court reversed the ruling of the Stockholm arbitration tribunal in the legal action filed by Spanish shareholders of Russian oil and gas company Yukos against Moscow, Russia’s representative in the case told Sputnik.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Peter Frank, the German public prosecutor general for the Federal Court of Justice, issued an international arrest warrant for Jamil Hassan, the head of the Syrian Air Force Intelligence Directorate, accusing him of crimes against humanity, Der Spiegel reported on Friday.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Spain's new government has decided to discontinue financial control over the Catalan Generalitat which was imposed by the former government as a response to the region declaring its independence last fall, Spanish Education Minister Isabel Celaa said.
Georgette Mosbacher has previously made statements blaming Poland for the rise in anti-Semitism across Europe.
The 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia is set to get underway later this month, with teams first battling it out in the group stages to progress to the next rounds. Teams with good odds to win the tournament include Spain, Brazil, Germany, Argentina, France and Belgium.
A new proposed media law is seeing Macron being accused of creeping towards totalitarianism.
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