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Uproar over Australian army vehicle flying swastika flag

Sydney - An Australian army vehicle flew a Nazi swastika flag during an operation in Afghanistan, the prime minister confirmed Thursday in an act he called "completely and utterly unacceptable".

Swastika burned into McDonald's bun shocks, angers woman

Morehead City - A North Carolina woman was shocked and angered when she found a swastika burned into the bun of her McDonald's chicken sandwich.

Review: ‘The Story of the Swastika’ Special

Neasden - This half hour BBC documentary covers the Hindu roots of the swastika, one of the oldest and most misunderstood symbols on the face of this planet.

Greece: Afghan with swastikas throws woman over coastal wall

Police in Corfu have arrested an illegal Afghan immigrant after he robbed a 20-year-old student and callously threw her over an eight-meter coastal wall. Police were surprised to find the Afghan had tattoos of swastikas and other Nazi symbols on his body.

Bavarian cornfield swastika fuels neo-Nazi fears

Ebersberg - An enormous swastika has been spotted trampled into a corn field in the Upper Bavarian municipality of Aßling, and authorities fear it may signal renewed neo-Nazi activity and growth in the region.

Racial incidents concern Canadian Race Relations Foundation

The Canadian Race Relations Foundation (CRRF) is concerned over two racist incidents this week. Two other incidents happened earlier this month.

Group wants to bring back true meaning of the swastika

Toronto - On Sunday the International Raelian Movement will be gathering around the world, including Toronto and Vancouver, for "World Swastika Rehabilitation Day (WOSRED)."

Hunt for hate perpetrators against Calgary's Jewish community

A hate crime against Jewish community facilities and a Holocaust Memorial has prompted police to release surveillance photos in the hope of identifying whoever painted Swastikas and anti-Jewish slogans on buildings and signs on Saturday in Calgary.

Google apologizes after swastika tops searches in U.S

The swastika symbol topped Google searches in U.S on Thursday morning. Google deleted the term from the searches and apologized for the incident.

High School Cheerleaders Deface School With Swastika And Get Slap On Wrist

Two high school cheerleaders get three days school suspension and have to write a term paper for defacing multiple pieces of school property, including the American flag, with the most hated anti-Semitic symbol of all: the swastika.

Swastikas, `KKK' written on deaf student

A group of students at a Washington high school for the deaf wrote "KKK" and swastikas on a black student's body with a marker while holding him against his will, police said Wednesday.

Navy to alter swastika-shaped barracks after aerial photos highlight snafu

The Navy made an obvious error 40 years ago; it built a building complex that resembles a swastika symbol from the air. It wouldn’t have been noticed if not for the satellite images that became easily available in the internet.

Police Find Swastika Cut Into Acres Of N.J. Cornfield

Back behind the towering corn is a message that can only be seen from the air. The interesting thing to note here is this: If this were a pretty geometric shape, they would call it aliens. But when it is a swastika, it is a crime.

Nazi Swastikas & Hate Messages Pasted on L.A. City Councilman's Door

Yesterday morning drawings of the Nazi swastika and two anti-Semitic messages were glued to the front of the Sherman Oaks office of Los Angeles City Councilman Jack Weiss.

German youths probed for painting swastikas on sheep

German police said on Thursday they were investigating four youths for spraying sheep with swastikas, the cross-like symbol used by the Nazis.

Hindus opposing EU swastika ban

Hindus in Europe have joined forces against a German proposal to ban the display of the swastika across the European Union, a Hindu leader said.
 

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A swastika was trampled into a cornfield in rural Germany over the weekend prompting a police invest...
A swastika was trampled into a cornfield in rural Germany over the weekend prompting a police investigation and fears of a neo-nazi resurgence.
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Image of a swastika burned into a McDonald s bun
Image of a swastika burned into a McDonald's bun
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The swastika is sometimes reversed  as on this Korean temple.
The swastika is sometimes reversed, as on this Korean temple.
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