Archive for April, 2020

Protests Turn Violent in Berlin

Thursday, April 9th, 2020

Berlin, Germany- Riots have broken out in the streets of Berlin after protests over US and NATO action in European Union member states took a violent turn tonight. A curfew has been enacted, but judging by the crowds in the streets, it is not being followed. It is not known at this time if the military will be called upon to return order to the city.

Fire in Historic Vienna

Wednesday, April 8th, 2020

Vienna, Austria- A four block area in historic Vienna has burst into flames, including much of the campus of a private university. First responders are on the scene. It is currently believed to be the result of broken gas line.

Update, 12:20 AM: Eyewitnesses have reported seeing multiple explosions and hearing gunfire in the vicinity of the blaze.

Update, 1:35 AM: We have received confirmation that tonight’s event was the result of a targeted NATO attack on the headquarters of a dangerous terrorist cell. Evacuation of the surrounding area has been ordered.

Heist at the British Museum

Saturday, April 4th, 2020

London- A collection of artifacts, including ancient Egyptian and Roman objects, have been burgled from the British Museum, reports Amy Smollett, assistant department conservator. The extent of the theft remains to be determined- museum staff are still working on creating a registry of the lost works of art. It is feared that the items will be put up for sale on the black market- major auction houses have already been notified of the known missing pieces, and holds have been placed on the sale of all similar items for the next six months.