German PEGIDA anti-Islam leader steps down after posing like Hitler

Jan 22, 2015

German PEGIDA anti-Islam leader steps down after posing like Hitler

The leader of a German organization against the perceived “Islamization” of Europe stepped down Wednesday after a picture surfaced showing him with a Hitler mustache and hair combed over like the Fuehrer. Lutz Bachmann, co-founder of the Patriotic Europeans against the Islamization of the ...

Feb 5, 2014

Philippine leader likens China's rulers to Hitler

Philippine President Benigno Aquino has warned China’s efforts to claim disputed territories are like Nazi Germany’s before World War II, drawing a fierce Chinese response Wednesday branding him ignorant and amateurish. In an interview with the New York Times, Aquino called for world leaders ...

Jan 23, 2014

China envoy: Tojo 'Hitler of Asia'

Chinese Ambassador to Israel Gao Yanping, in an article contributed to the Jerusalem Post, criticizes Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's recent visit to Yasukuni Shrine, saying the Tokyo shrine honors the "Hitler of Asia."

Jan 30, 2013

Hitler comedy novel a German hit

Eighty years after Adolf Hitler’s rise to power, a novel that imagines his return to modern-day Berlin has become a best-seller in Germany, though a comedy about the Fuehrer is not to everyone’s taste. Instead of committing suicide in his bunker on April 30, ...

Jan 7, 2013

Hungarians skip poll on Hitler-ally park

Residents of a small Hungarian town failed to stop a park from taking on the name of the country’s Nazi-allied wartime leader, after too few voters turned out for a Sunday referendum. The park in Gyomro, on the outskirts of Budapest, was named after ...