Anti-Islam Groups Rally Across Europe

Participants of a counter demonstration gather in downtown Dresden, Germany, Saturday Feb. 6, 2016. Police in Dresden say they expect about 15,000 protesters to take part in a rally organized by the group Patriotic Europeans against the Islamization of the West, Known by its German acronym PEGIDA, the group emerged in Dresden two years ago and has become a magnet for far-right and anti-immigrant sentiment. About 10,000 people were expected to take part in a counter-demonstration Saturday on the other side of the river Elbe, which divides the city.

By Published on February 7, 2016

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  • Noneya

    I don’t think that the influx in refugees caused the spike in the PEGIDA ranks, but the crime wave created by the influx of refugees. Associated Press is a Leftist propaganda mouthpiece, though.

  • Red47✓ᵛᵉʳᶦᶠᶦᵉᵈ ᵃᶜᶜᵒᵘᶰᵗ

    The enemy of my enemy is my friend? Someone has to stand up.

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