Category Archive: Europe

A Typical Day in NATO Turkey under Erdogan: 1,000 Arrested in Fresh Purge

A Typical Day in NATO Turkey under Erdogan: 1,000 Arrested in Fresh Purge Nuray Lydia Oglu, Chika Mori, and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times Turkey under President Tayyip Erdogan is turning into… Continue reading

Terrorist Attack in France and Karim Cheurfi: From the Cauldron of Prison to the Streets of Paris

Karim Cheurfi: From the Cauldron of Prison to the Streets of Paris by Patrick Dunleavy IPT News Investigative Project on Terrorism The initial reports regarding Islamic terrorist Karim Cheurfi, the man responsible for… Continue reading

Italy and Migrant Crisis: NGOs colluding with Smugglers and Arab slavery of black Africans in Libya

Italy and Migrant Crisis: NGOs colluding with Smugglers and Arab slavery of black Africans in Libya Sawako Uchida and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times Carmelo Zuccaro, an Italian prosecutor, claims to have… Continue reading

The Pope should politicize in Saudi Arabia and lambast the OIC: He Shames “Real” Concentration Camps

The Pope should politicize in Saudi Arabia and lambast the OIC: He Shames “Real” Concentration Camps Ramazan Khalidov and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The current Pope of the Roman Catholic Church… Continue reading

How Erdogan’s Victory Might Be Europe’s Defeat

How Erdogan’s Victory Might Be Europe’s Defeat by Abigail R. Esman Special to IPT News Investigative Project on Terrorism Over lunch in Istanbul last week, a friend and I spoke about the upcoming… Continue reading

EU should charge Nations and Charities for Encouraging Mass Migration: OIC, Free Ride, and Real Refugees

EU should charge Nations and Charities for Encouraging Mass Migration: OIC, Free Ride, and Real Refugees Sawako Uchida and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The European Union (EU) needs to consider indigenous… Continue reading

Baku-Beijing Relations and China’s Growing Interest in the South Caucasus

Baku-Beijing Relations and China’s Growing Interest in the South Caucasus Publication: Eurasia Daily Monitor By: Fuad Shahbazov The Jamestown Foundation This past January, Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev attended a session on “The Silk… Continue reading

France and Tightening of the Ranks: Fillon, Le Pen, Macron, and Melenchon in a Tight Race

France and Tightening of the Ranks: Fillon, Le Pen, Macron, and Melenchon in a Tight Race Sarah Deschamps, Noriko Watanabe, and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times According to international media reports, the… Continue reading

Sweden and the Predictable Sunni Islamist Terrorist Path in Europe: PC Collateral Damage

Sweden and the Predictable Sunni Islamist Terrorist Path in Europe: PC Collateral Damage Jibril Khoury, Chika Mori, and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times Sunni Islamist terrorism is a daily reality for Shia… Continue reading

ETA dies a Natural Death: Disarmament despite no Political Concessions from Spain

ETA dies a Natural Death: Disarmament despite no Political Concessions from Spain Noriko Watanabe and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The ruling political elites in Spain refused any political concessions to the… Continue reading

Japanese Art and Kanae Yamamoto (Part Two): Impact of Europe and Socialism

Japanese Art and Kanae Yamamoto (Part Two): Impact of Europe and Socialism Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times In my first article about Kanae Yamamoto (1882-1946), the emphasis was on his childhood, areas… Continue reading

Germany in Draft Law to Outlaw Child Marriage after Surge of non-German Child Marriages

Germany in Draft Law to Outlaw Child Marriage after Surge of non-German Child Marriages Helmet Joachim Schmidt, Chika Mori, and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The government of Germany is finally turning… Continue reading

Looming Dangers One Year after Nagorno-Karabakh Escalation

Looming Dangers One Year after Nagorno-Karabakh Escalation Magdalena Grono Program Director, Europe & Central Asia International Crisis Group BAKU, Azerbaijan — The room housing refugees in the former Soviet sanatorium just outside Baku… Continue reading

Sunni Islamist Terrorism strikes St. Petersburg in the Russian Federation: A Global Reality

Sunni Islamist Terrorism strikes St. Petersburg in the Russian Federation: A Global Reality Murad Makhmudov, Chika Mori, and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times Sunni Islamist terrorism struck St. Petersburg just like other… Continue reading

France and the Spirit of Le Pen: Or Macron and Tax Exile Funding, PC Media, and Elitist Institutions

France and the Spirit of Le Pen: Or Macron and Tax Exile Funding, PC Media, and Elitist Institutions Chika Mori and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The independent spirit of France who… Continue reading

Turkey under Erdogan: Tens of Thousands Arrested but Turkey still not Expelled from NATO

Turkey under Erdogan: Tens of Thousands Arrested but Turkey still not Expelled from NATO Nuray Lydia Oglu and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times Turkey is witnessing the relentless imprisonment of Kurdish political… Continue reading

London Terrorist Followed the Jihadist’s Twisted Path From Prison to Terrorist

London Terrorist Followed the Jihadist’s Twisted Path From Prison to Terrorist by Patrick Dunleavy IPT News Investigative Project on Terrorism Before he drove violently into the crowd on Westminster Bridge, before plunging the… Continue reading

Japanese Artist and Landscapes of Manchester: Blackley Forest, Heaton Park, and River Irk

Japanese Artist and Landscapes of Manchester: Blackley Forest, Heaton Park, and River Irk Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The contemporary Japanese artist, Sawako Utsumi, fuses the art world of Japan and Europe… Continue reading

Sunni Islamist Terrorist Kills 3 People in London before being Shot Dead

Sunni Islamist Terrorist Kills 3 People in London before being Shot Dead Chika Mori and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times Reports say one known Takfiri Islamist killed three people prior to being… Continue reading

High Peak Art by Japan Artist: Castleton and other Villages of the Peak District

High Peak Art by Japan Artist: Castleton and other Villages of the Peak District Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times   The contemporary Japanese artist, Sawako Utsumi, feels at home when viewing the… Continue reading

Erdogan Critics Beware: Turkey Probably is Watching

Erdogan Critics Beware: Turkey Probably is Watching IPT News Investigative Project on Terrorism For some Americans, concerns about Russian spying and interference in its elections are growing, with new reports emerging nearly every… Continue reading

Austria to Tighten Up against Failed Asylum Seekers: Visegrad Logic

Austria to Tighten Up against Failed Asylum Seekers: Visegrad Logic Boutros Hussein, Chika Mori, and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The nation of Austria is moving closer to the logic of the… Continue reading

Defense Minister Shoigu Promotes Russian Cyber Warfare Troops and Declares Victory in Syria

Defense Minister Shoigu Promotes Russian Cyber Warfare Troops and Declares Victory in Syria Publication: Eurasia Daily Monitor By: Pavel Felgenhauer The Jamestown Foundation Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu used the shortened workweek before Red… Continue reading

Japanese Art and Esaias Van De Velde: Christian Churches and Dutch Villages Through Japanese Eyes

Japanese Art and Esaias Van De Velde: Christian Churches and Dutch Villages Through Japanese Eyes Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The contemporary Japanese artist Sawako Utsumi adores the richness of Dutch Art… Continue reading

The ‘Khasavyurt Group’: A New Watershed of Islamic State Activity in Dagestan

The ‘Khasavyurt Group’: A New Watershed of Islamic State Activity in Dagestan Publication: Terrorism Monitor By: Neil Hauer The Jamestown Foundation The discovery of what appears to be a sizeable Islamic State (IS) cell… Continue reading

ISIS Terrorists Tapping Organized Crime to Infiltrate Europe

ISIS Terrorists Tapping Organized Crime to Infiltrate Europe IPT News Investigative Project on Terrorism With the help of organized criminal elements, Islamic State terrorists reportedly are buying legitimate British passports that can evade… Continue reading

Russophobia is Running Riot in America based on Hardline Republicans, Democrats, and the Media

Russophobia is Running Riot in America based on Hardline Republicans, Democrats, and the Media Chika Mori and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times Hardline Republicans and liberal Democrats who espouse Russophobia at the… Continue reading

Marine Le Pen Promises to Restore Hope and Fight Globalization in France Election Bid

Marine Le Pen Promises to Restore Hope and Fight Globalization in France Election Bid Sawako Uchida and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The passionate and intellectual politician Marine Le Pen of the… Continue reading

Protests in Romania Grow based on Leftist Government Seeking to Free Corrupt Officials

Protests in Romania Grow based on Leftist Government Seeking to Free Corrupt Officials Noriko Watanabe and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times Prime Minister Sorin Grindeanu of Romania is under pressure because vast… Continue reading

Trump and Putin in Positive Phone Call to Reset the Clock between America and Russia

Trump and Putin in Positive Phone Call to Reset the Clock between America and Russia Sawako Uchida and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times President Donald Trump of America and President Vladimir Putin… Continue reading

Russian Federation and Syria Strengthen Ties: Tartus Port 49-year Agreement and Geopolitics

Russian Federation and Syria Strengthen Ties: Tartus Port 49-year Agreement and Geopolitics Murad Makhmudov and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The Russian Federation and Syria are strengthening ties to safeguard the region… Continue reading

Russia Lambasts the Dying Embers of the Obama Administration: CIA, Trump, and Mass Media

Russia Lambasts the Dying Embers of the Obama Administration: CIA, Trump, and Mass Media Boutros Hussein, Chika Mori, and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The Russian Federation under President Vladimir Putin lambasted… Continue reading