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# far-right - Wednesday 12 February, 2020

Italian far-right leader to stand trial on charges of illegally detaining migrants at sea

Salvini insisted he would be proud to stand trial.

# far-right - Monday 10 February, 2020

Far-right parties barely register after polling less than 1% in most constituencies

Populist far-right parties failed to return a single candidate to the 33rd Dáil.

# far-right - Wednesday 13 November, 2019

Seven men involved in Luas clash with far-right group given suspended sentences

One of the convicted men was on his way into Dublin city centre to protest the group when the incident occurred.

# far-right - Wednesday 30 October, 2019

'A Lightning Rod': Anti-immigrant rhetoric, Ireland's Direct Provision system and Carrickmacross

The Co Monaghan town was the first to accommodate asylum seekers in emergency accommodation last year.

# far-right - Monday 28 October, 2019

Far-right party makes major gains in German state election Afd

Far-right party makes major gains in German state election

Bjoern Hoecke previously labelled Berlin’s Holocaust memorial a “monument of shame”.

# far-right - Sunday 11 August, 2019

Norway mosque shooting being treated as 'attempted act of terror'

Only three people were inside the mosque at the time of the attack.

# far-right - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

Far-right activist Tommy Robinson begs Donald Trump for political asylum following court retrial

He claimed he would be killed by ‘jihadi gangs’ if he is sent to prison.

# far-right - Saturday 1 June, 2019

After the populist wave failed to materialise, what next for the EU's right-wing parties?

There are more right-wing and far-right parties enjoying success in European politics.

# far-right - Monday 20 May, 2019

Austrian far-right ministers to resign en masse following hidden-camera sting

This comes after one of their number, Interior Minister Herbert Kickl, was fired.

# far-right - Tuesday 8 January, 2019

'Dark day for democracy': German far-right MP hospitalised after 'politically motivated' attack

Frank Magnitz, leader in Bremen of the Alternative for Germany party, was assaulted yesterday afternoon.

# far-right - Sunday 11 November, 2018

Poland independence day march overshadowed by far-right demonstrations

Among the slogans that participants shouted were “USA, empire of evil” and “Poland, white and Catholic.”

# far-right - Tuesday 30 October, 2018

'Tropical Trump': Who is Brazil's new President Jair Bolsonaro?

Bolsonaro garnered just over 55% in Sunday’s election.

# far-right - Sunday 7 October, 2018

Eight police hurt in clashes at far-right gig in Germany

Police also recorded 22 instances of the use of banned Nazi insignia.

# far-right - Monday 10 September, 2018

Sweden faces political deadlock after far-right make election gains

Noting the parliamentary deadlock, Prime Minister Stefan Lofven extended an invitation to the opposition.

# far-right - Sunday 9 September, 2018

Far-right tipped to win big as Swedes vote

The party has roots in the neo-Nazi movement.

# far-right - Monday 3 September, 2018

What has sparked the huge far-right (and anti-racism) protests in Germany?

Thousands of people have lined the streets of Chemnitz over the past three days in immigration demonstrations.

# far-right - Sunday 2 September, 2018

18 people injured in Germany as rival protesters clash over immigration

Chemnitz has been in the spotlight after violent protests erupted over the fatal stabbing of a German man.

# far-right - Thursday 30 August, 2018

German far-right demonstrators hold further protests, but no new outbursts of violence

Sunday and Monday evenings saw outbreaks of street violence in the German city of Chemnitz.

# far-right - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

Merkel says 'hate in the streets' has no place in Germany following violent far-right rally

At least 20 people were injured yesterday during a far-right rally in the Germany city of Chemnitz.

# far-right - Monday 27 August, 2018

Several injured in German far-right rally after knife killing sparks further violence

Hundreds of riot police separated the noisy crowd from more than 1,000 anti-fascist counter-protesters.

# far-right - Monday 13 August, 2018

US far-right rally drowned out by hundreds of counter-protesters

An effort was made to avoid a repeat of the chaos of a deadly protest in Charlottesville, Virginia exactly a year ago.

# far-right - Wednesday 8 August, 2018

'He hasn't violated our rules': Twitter chief defends not suspending Infowars' Alex Jones

Apple, Facebook, Spotify and YouTube have all banned Alex Jones, who runs the website Infowars.

# far-right - Monday 5 March, 2018

Populist leaders battle to govern Italy after left collapses as leader resigns

The leader of the ruling centre-left party resigned with a warning about a “wind of extremism”.

# far-right - Thursday 1 March, 2018

France's Marine Le Pen charged over Islamic State tweets

France's Marine Le Pen charged over Islamic State tweets

The crime is punishable by up to three years in prison and a fine of €75,000.

# far-right - Sunday 25 February, 2018

Ireland's secretive anti-fascist group says far-right here can be 'extremely violent and dangerous'

The group said it is constantly monitoring fascist individuals and groups in Ireland to ensure they do not gain momentum.

# far-right - Saturday 27 January, 2018

Even communities that condemn far-right terror attacks don't become more positive about migrants, study finds

Researchers gauged how difficult it was for people of Pakistani origin searching for jobs in Norway.

# far-right - Monday 25 September, 2017

Co-leader of far-right party quits just hours after German election breakthrough Afd

Co-leader of far-right party quits just hours after German election breakthrough

Citing “dissent” with more hardline colleagues, Petry dropped her bombshell at a morning party press conference.

# far-right - Thursday 17 August, 2017

Steve Bannon calls white nationalists 'losers'

The White House strategist is reported to be on shaky ground with Donald Trump.

# far-right - Saturday 29 April, 2017

# far-right - Monday 24 April, 2017

Marine Le Pen steps down as leader of her party

The far-right candidate is taking on Emmanuel Macron in the French presidential election.

# far-right - Friday 10 March, 2017

Extremist who called Jewish people 'subhuman animals' jailed in London

Lawrence Burns has been sentenced to four years in prison.

# far-right - Saturday 18 February, 2017

Far-right Dutch MP says 'there is a lot of Moroccan scum' as he launches election campaign

“Dutch people who want their country back will vote for us irrespective of their education or background,” he added.

# far-right - Monday 6 February, 2017

Dutch far right MP sparks fake news row after photoshopping rival into tweet with radical Islamists

The Netherlands is set to go to the polls on 15 March.

# far-right - Saturday 14 January, 2017

'These ideas won't wash with Irish people': Why the alt-right has little standing in Ireland examines if the alt-right movement is gaining momentum in Ireland.

# far-right - Thursday 12 January, 2017

Marine Le Pen spotted at Trump Tower but insists she was just having a coffee

Asked about her visit, Trump spokesman Sean Spicer said: ‘It’s a public building.’

# far-right - Sunday 1 January, 2017

Enda Kenny says he doesn't regret the comments he made in the Dáil about Donald Trump

When asked about Trump’s comments in the Dáil in May, Kenny described the comments as both “racist and dangerous”.

# far-right - Thursday 29 December, 2016

'Ireland would be the biggest loser from a breakup of the EU': Irish MEPs on Europe's future

We asked a handful of Irish MEPs on what the New Year holds for Europe.

# far-right - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

Far-right leader says Germany 'has to close its borders'

Frauke Petry, who leads the anti-immigration Alternative for Germany party, has hit out at Angela Merkel.

# far-right - Tuesday 20 December, 2016

'Poisonous': Nigel Farage's comments about Jo Cox's widower criticised

The right-wing politician has been threatened with legal action over comments he made about an anti-racism group.

# far-right - Saturday 26 November, 2016

French presidential race: 'Who will beat Marine Le Pen?'

Tomorrow’s winner will be the key challenger for the French Presidency against Marine Le Pen of the Front National, writes Senator Neale Richmond.

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