Former Danish defense minister prosecuted for leaking state secrets

Claus Hjort Frederiksen (center), then Danish Defense Minister, in Copenhagen in April 2019. CLAUS BECH / AFP This is the latest twist in a disastrous affair for the small world of Danish espionage. Friday January 14, the former Minister of Defense, the liberal Claus Hjort Frederiksen, in office from June 2016 to November 2019, confirmed … Read more

Prison closed for former Danish immigration minister

Former Danish Immigration Minister Inger Stojberg in Copenhagen on September 2, 2021. MADS CLAUS RASMUSSEN / AFP When she was immigration minister, the liberal Inger Stojberg celebrated the new screwdrivers in Danish migration policy – already very restrictive – by sharing a cake with her collaborators. With her taste for provocation and the politically incorrect, … Read more