Europe

'Islamic State' Should Cause No Surprise

Arutz Sheva 22 October 2014
By Dr. Mordechai Kedar

For the past several months, the entire world has been busy writing and talking about the "Islamic State" or the "caliphate nation", as if this phenomenon poses a totally new

 

Danes outraged by Turkey’s hostage deal with IS

Al-Monitor 22 October 2014

Unbeknownst to most Turks, who are more concerned about much more direct issues involving developments in Syria and Iraq, a diplomatic storm is raging between Turkey and

 

Aarhus: The Danish town where Syria’s jihadist fighters are welcomed home

The Independent 22 October 2014

The rush of morning shoppers parted to make way for Talha, a lanky 21-year-old in desert camouflage and a long, religious beard. He strode through the local mall with a

 

3 Denver teens caught in Germany trying to fly to Syria

9NEWS.com 22 October 2014

The FBI Denver Field Office confirms they helped find and return three teenage girls to Denver after they were detained in Frankfurt, Germany while attempting to fly to Turkey

 

You Can’t Reform Islam Without Reforming Muslims

FrontPage Mag 22 October 2014
By Daniel Greenfield

Every few years the debate over reforming Islam bubbles up from the depths of a culture that largely censors any suggestion that Islam needs reforming. But Islam does not

 

Palestinian Statehood?

Gatestone Institute 22 October 2014
By Louis René Beres

The Palestinian Liberation Organization [PLO], forerunner of today's Palestinian Authority, was founded in 1964, three years before Israel came into the unintended control

 

Spokesman For Kenyan President: Hey Denmark, We Determine Your Refugee Policy…….

Tundra Tabloids 22 October 2014

Open borders tyrant. (but the open borders are just meant for the West) That’s pretty much what he was saying, that a sovereign state is ”duty bound” to accept whatever the

 

France unveils ban on immigrants with ‘personal behaviour’ problems

The Muslim Issue 22 October 2014

The M word is not mentioned but anyone will know who they are referring to. In Europe when no one dares to discuss Muslim problems, they replace the word ‘Muslim’ with some

 

Youssef Qaradawi Says ISIS Leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi Was Once Muslim Brotherhood; First English Translation Of Statement

The Global Muslim Brotherhood Daily Watch 22 October 2014

The GMBDW has discovered what appears to be the first English translation of the video in which Global Muslim Brotherhood leader Youssef Qaradawi can be seen referring to what

 

Swiss Islamic Shura Council warns against Germany's plan to counter terrorism

Kuwait News Agency 22 October 2014

Swiss Islamic Shura Council warned against the repercussion of a proposal made by the German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere to confiscate ID cards of the country's

 

Release of attempted murder suspect in Turkey not closed, says Danish PM

Hürriyet Daily News 22 October 2014

Questions over Turkey’s release of the shooting suspect of a right-wing writer and critic of Islam in Copenhagen in 2013 have not been resolved, Danish Prime Minister Helle

 

Netherlands Tries to Cope with Violent Muslim Refugees

VDARE 22 October 2014
By Brenda Walker

The Netherlands has a bad problem with Muslim unfriendlies, just like the rest of Europe. But the Dutch are lucky in having a political leader, member of Parliament Geert

 

Foreign Children an Increasing Problem for Schools

Elementary schools have great difficulty coping with children who either hardly speak Dutch or not at all. These difficulties result in part from the new flood of refugees

 

Swedish city offers Egyptian musician safe city residence

artsfreedom 22 October 2014

The 27-year-old Egyptian singer and Freemuse Award winner Ramy Essam will be residing in Malmö, Sweden, for the next two years. This is a direct consequence of the interogation

 

European police ‘overwhelmed’ by extremist cases

thenational.ae 22 October 2014
By Colin Randall

As four men face charges of plotting to murder police officers or soldiers on London’s streets in the name of ISIL, counter-terrorism officials across Europe say police are

 

Give them a job: how Denmark deals with returned Islamist fighters

Sydney Morning Herald 22 October 2014
By Anthony Faiola and Souad Mekhennet

AARHUS, Denmark: The rush of morning shoppers parted to make way for Talha, a lanky 21-year-old in desert camouflage and a long, religious beard. He strode through the local

 

Denmark to once again look at circumcision ban

The Local / Denmark 22 October 2014

Nearly three fourths of Danes are in favour of banning male circumcision, a new poll revealed. In a survey of over 1,000 Danes conducted by YouGov for Metroxpress

 

Sweden appoints first Muslim minister

Daily Sabah 22 October 2014

Aida Hadzialic, a 27-year-old Bosnian Muslim immigrant, was elected as the new Swedish minister of education, the youngest person ever to serve as a minister in

 

Swedish PM Criticized for Appointing "Islamist” to Cabinet

The Algemeiner 22 October 2014
By Eli Wishnivetski

Sweden’s newly elected Social Democrat Prime Minister, Stefan Löfven, is under a fire for appointing a politician described as an "Islamist” to his cabinet. Mehmet Kaplan, 43,

 

Paris Opera lays down rules over Muslim veils

The Local / France 22 October 2014

he management at Paris Opera have issued a memo to staff not to allow entry to anyone whose face is covered. It comes after a Muslim woman was asked to leave a performance of