Decades after his death, some Italians continue to revere fascist dictator Benito Mussolini. His likeness and symbols of Italian fascism can be seen in public places. But now, a new law is supposed to curb this practice.
There was a sharp fall in recorded right-wing extremist violence in 2017, according to a media report citing official figures. But the same sources say the risk of attacks remains high.
Germany's domestic intelligence agency says criminal extremism has declined, but numbers of potential extremists have risen. The BfV's annual report noted a sharp increase in members of the radical Reichsbürger movement.
Many prominent members of the far-right Alternative for Germany are seemingly unafraid of espousing racist ideology and historical revisionism. Experts warn the organization is becoming increasingly radicalized.
An analysis of social media content has found right-wing extremists and Islamists share fundamental similarities. The racism of the far-right and religious beliefs of the Islamists result in similar viewpoints.
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