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Patriotic Europeans Against the Islamisation of the Occident

German anti-Islam movement seeks electoral anchor as rallies dwindle

Germany`s anti-Islam PEGIDA movement, whose weekly demonstrations have steadily dwindled, has its sights set on gaining a political foothold when its eastern stronghold city of Dresden goes to the polls Sunday.

Jun 05, 2015, 09:08 AM IST

Thousands march against PEGIDA in Germany

 More than 17,000 anti-racism demonstrators took to the streets in several German cities on Monday to voice opposition to the PEGIDA anti-Islamic movement, whose own weekly rally was cancelled over a terrorism threat.

Jan 20, 2015, 09:54 AM IST

35,000 protest in Germany against anti-Islamic rallies: Organisers

Tens of thousands of people took to the streets Saturday in the German city of Dresden in a rally against the anti-Islamic marches that are expected to keep growing after this week`s jihadist violence in France.

Jan 10, 2015, 23:49 PM IST

15,000 join anti-Islam protest in eastern Germany

A record 15,000 people marched Monday in eastern Germany against "asylum cheats" and the country`s "Islamisation" in the latest show of strength of a growing far-right populist movement.

Dec 16, 2014, 05:56 AM IST