Europe

House Looks to Increase Permanent U.S. Military Footprint in Europe

The House Armed Services Committee asked the Pentagon to estimate the cost of making what are now “rotational forces” in Europe permanent, chairman Rep. Mac Thornberry said Monday. Over the last year, the U.S. has made multiple deployments of ground troops to Eastern Europe, where they have participated in military exercises and fulfill a support…

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Here Comes the Cashless Grid: Europe Moves To Begin Elimination Of Paper Money

by Shaun Bradley In the shadow of Donald Trump’s spree of controversial actions, the European commission has quietly launched the next offensive in the war on cash. These unelected bureaucrats have boldly asserted their intention to crack down on paper transactions across the E.U. and solidify a trend that has been gaining momentum for years.…

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Dalai Lama Tells Germans That They’ve Taken in Too Many Refugees

You would think that a spiritual leader like the Dalai Lama would be a big softie for the refugees pouring into Europe, and would implore Europeans to let them into their communities. Especially when you consider that he is also a refugee, who hasn’t set foot in Tibet for decades. However, in an interview with…

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Former MI6 Head: Europe Faces “Populist Uprising” Over Migrant Crisis

Former MI6 head Richard Dearlove warns that Europe faces a “populist uprising” if its governments fail to take control of the migrant crisis. “If Europe cannot act together to persuade a significant majority of its citizens that it can gain control of its migratory crisis then the EU will find itself at the mercy of…

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