Europe

Belgian University Pits 'Little Palestinians' Against 'Mean Jew'

Arutz Sheva 29 October 2014
By Tova Dvorin

The University of Liege in Belgium has established a pedagogic team to sensitize students to race issues, university officials told Belga news agency Friday, after a "game"

 

Austrian minister gets threats over refugee policies

Yahoo News UK 29 October 2014

An Austrian minister has received death threats for allowing refugees into the country, government sources said on Tuesday, amid a raging debate over the rights and duties of

 

CAR Aid Meeting Held in Brussels

Voice of America 29 October 2014
By Joe DeCapua

Despite U.N. and French peacekeeping troops deployed in the Central African Republic, sectarian violence remains high. Since early last year, thousands of people have been

 

Geert Wilders cake lands six in Saudi Arabian jail

NL Times 29 October 2014
By Janene Van Jaarsveldt

The Commission for the Promotion of Virtue and Prevention of Vice in Saudi Arabia has closed down a sweets shop for selling offensive to Islam cakes. The commission raided

 

Dane in Lebanon arrested for being alleged IS fighter

Al-Monitor 29 October 2014

The story of Araby Ibrahim, also known as Araby al-Hadj Dib, an alleged Lebanese jihadist who holds a Danish passport, is just one of many immigrants who decided to return home

 

Denmark offers some foreign fighters rehab without jail time -- but will it work?

CNN 29 October 2014
By Bharati Naik, Atika Shubert and Nick Thompson

When Omar left home in 2013, his parents thought he was going to help out at a refugee camp for the victims of Syria's brutal civil war. But the soft-spoken Danish student

 

In Cologne, a clash between words and deeds

Deutsche Welle 29 October 2014

Sunday's demonstration in Cologne of "Hooligans against Salafists" was intended to be a peaceful protest against extremist violence. DW's Gabriel Borrud saw how quickly those

 

Riot Police Clash With 4,000 Strong Anti-islam Protest in Germany

Rallies by German anti-Islamist protest group "Hooligans against Salafists" have grown from a few dozen, to a few hundred, to some 4,000 people marching in a matter of weeks,

 

Germany: Silencing the Critics of Munich's Mega-Mosque

Gatestone Institute 28 October 2014
By Soeren Kern

Munich Mayor Dieter Reiter said that if the public referendum were permitted to proceed, it would give the anti-mosque campaign "a democratic veneer, which we want to

 

Shock in Germany after anti-Islam «hooligans» riot in Cologne

europeonline-magazine. 28 October 2014

A trade union representing police officers in Germany voiced shock Monday after thousands of anti-Islam football hooligans fought running battles with police in the western

 

Radical Islamists in Germany Skyrocketing

CBNNews 28 October 2014

The number of Islamic extremists is growing rapidly in Germany, according to the country's BfV domestic intelligence agency. Agency head Hans-Georg Maassen estimates that

 

1,800 radical German Muslims now in Syria, Iraq

The Jerusalem Post 28 October 2014

BERLIN – Germany’s domestic intelligence agency severely underestimated the number of radical German Muslims who are fighting for the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq, a

 

Muslims are 7.5% of France, 60% of Prisoners

FrontPage Mag 28 October 2014
By Daniel Greenfield,

I’m sure they’re only moderates who were arrested for crimes of peace. (via Religion of Peace) Muslims in French prisons reach up to 60% claims France’s UMP party deputy

 

Luxembourg Bond Plan to Test Islamic Shariah Cash Depth

Bloomberg 28 October 2014
By Daria Solovieva, Dana El Baltaji and Samuel Potter

Luxembourg is poised to test demand for Islamic bonds as the issuer of the lowest-yielding sovereign sukuk on record plans to become a regular borrower. The country has been

 

Abbas’s Fatah honors Jerusalem hit-and-run terrorist

The Times of Israel 28 October 2014
By Elhanan Miller

Mahmoud Abbas’s Fatah movement published a poster Thursday celebrating Palestinian terrorist Abdel Rahman Al-Shaludi, who killed three-month-old Chaya Zissel Braun and injured

 

Geert Wilders: 'Nothing is Being Done to Make Our Own Countries Safe

Breitbart 27 October 2014
By Diana West


I am sitting with Geert Wilders, leader of the Netherlands’ Party for Freedom, and the news has just flashed that Michael Zehaf-Bibeau, the Canadian convert to Islam who terrorized Ottawa on Wednesday, had previously had his passport lifted by the Canadian government as an officially designated "high-risk traveller.”

 

Netherlands: When the Questions Become the Crime

The Gatestone Institute 27 October 2014
By Abigail R. Esman

More problematic is that it reaches a point where discussion or debate is impossible because the questions themselves become a crime. Such laws not only run counter to the

 

Man Suspected of Shooting Danish Islam Critic Lars Hedegaard 'Freed in Turkey for Isis Prisoners Swap'

International Business Times 27 October 2014
By Gianluca Mezzofiore

The suspected gunman for the attempted murder of Danish writer and critic of Islam Lars Hedegaard has been freed by Turkey allegedly as part of a prisoner swap with Isis

 

More than half of French prisoners are Muslims -report

World Bulletin 27 October 2014

Muslims in French prisons reach up to 60% claimes France's UMP party deputy Guillaume Larrive. The conclusion drawn by Larrive in a report as part of an action plan "against

 

Belgian officials report receiving death threats

Europe Online Magazine 27 October 2014

Belgian terrorism investigators were Sunday looking into alleged death threats sent to members of a separatist Flanders party that recently agreed to join a coalition to form