Opinion Poll: Europeans don’t trust American occupation forces

According to an opinion survey published on September 27th by Sputnik Opinion, Europeans do not trust the foreign military bases stationed on their countries’ territories to resolve national security problems. Only 4% of German respondents and 5% of Italians believe that foreign military bases can handle the defense of their countries’ better than their own […]

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The End of Merkel? Alternative for Germany soars ahead in elections

On September 4th, 2016 elections to the Landtag were held in Germany’s eastern Mecklenburg-Vorpommern region which showed the real balance of political forces in the country. All the major parties that usually claim seats in the local parliament – the CDC, SPD, Left, Greens, and NDP – suffered serious losses. The Greens and NDP failed to win any representation in the Landtag at all.

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