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Tuesday, November 19, 2013
Six Right Wing European parties join forces against Muslim immigration and Islamization
Six European conservative parties have
held a secret meeting to join forces for European Parliament elections
next may, putting anti-immigrant and anti-Islam policies as a common
“We want a cooperation of constructive, positive, patriotic forces in
Europe,” Austria’s Freedom Party (FPO) parliamentarian Norbert Hofer
told Reuters by telephone during a break in the meeting held on Friday,
November 15. “The patriotic forces must work with one another, not
against one another,” he said, adding that they were not for a break-up
of the bloc but did discuss options such as dividing the common euro
currency into a northern and a southern euro.
FREEDOM PARTY leader Heinz Christian Strache’s billboard caused an
uproar: “Mehr Mut für Wiener Blut” – more courage for Viennese Blood.
The next line says – “Too many foreigners does no one any good”
The politicians from France’s National
Front, Italy’s Northern League, the Sweden Democrats and Belgium’s
Vlaams Belang were hosted in Vienna by Austria’s Freedom Party (FPO),
which won 20 percent in a national election in September.
FRANCE: FRONT NATIONAL PARTY: ‘To stop Islam, go vote’
The meeting, held in Vienna, was
capitalizing on what polls suggest is rising voter frustration with
mainstream politics and the European Union. According to France Le
Liberation, the meeting happened in secret so as not to attract the
attention of possible demonstrators...more