Europe

Sweden ‘feminist’ policy sparks major Saudi spat

BusinessWorld Online Edition 30 March 2015
By Tom Sullivan

Stockholm’s relations with Riyadh have nosedived since leftist Foreign Minister Margot Wallstroem told parliament in a February speech the oil-rich state was a “dictatorship” that

 

German media: Germanwings co-pilot did it for Allah

israelmatzav.blogspot.com 28 March 2015
Israel Matzav

German media is confirming that Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Gunter Lubitz had converted to Islam. Lubitz was the co-pilot of the Germanwings Airbus A-320 who deliberately flew

 

German news report: Co-Pilot of Germanwings Airbus Was Muslim Convert …’Hero of Islamic State’?

The Gateway Pundit 28 March 2015
By Jim Hoft

Police have reportedly found an "item of significance” at the apartment of the co-pilot who crashed the Germanwing passenger plane into the Alps this week. The item was NOT a

 

Alexis de Tocqueville on Islam

Citizen Warrior 28 March 2015

Alexis de Tocqueville (1805 – 1859) was a French political thinker and historian best known for his Democracy in America (appearing in two volumes: 1835 and 1840) and The Old Regime and the Revolution (1856).

 

‘Significant discovery’ made by police at home of #Germanwings pilot Andreas Lubitz

Blazing Cat Fur 28 March 2015

"Significant discovery” made at home of suicide-murder Germanwings pilot Officers investigating the Germanwings air disaster co-pilot Andreas Lubitz have made a "significant

 

The PEGIDA Chronicles

Gates of Vienna 28 March 2015
By JLH

Another chapter in the PEGIDA Chronicles, which will have: 1) the usual snarky mainstream review of PEGIDA; 2) the emergence of the SPD as another major

 

FB page hails pilot who deliberately crashed plane as Islamic State hero

Jihad Watch 28 March 2015
By Robert Spencer

Muslims and Leftists are furious today that some people have been asking about mass murdering pilot Andreas Lubitz’s religion — as if it is offensive on its face even to

 

PEGIDA anti-Islam rally set for this weekend

Islamist Watch 28 March 2015
By Monique Muise

Three months after landing in Quebec, controversial European movement PEGIDA is set to host its first rally this weekend in Montreal. The event, announced on the group's

 

Interior ministry bans Salafist group

The Local 28 March 2015

Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere ordered the dissolving of salafist organisation Tauhid Germany on Thursday, saying that the group radicalized youth and encouraged them to

 
 

Räsänen: Fighting to stop gay marriage and jihadism, but pro-immigration

YLE News 26 March 2015

Räsänen stands alone as the only female out of the main eight party leaders, but she doesn’t seem to think very much about it. She and her party, however, do seem think a lot about

 

Denmark sending fewer foreign fighters to Isis

The Local Denmark 26 March 2015

In 2013, 66 Danes travelled to Syria or Iraq to either fight alongside or against the terror group Isis. In 2014, the number was nearly halved to 37, radio programme P1 Oreintering

 

European Jews honour Danish Muslim

The Copenhagen Post 26 March 2015
By Christian Wenande

When the European Jewish Association (EJA) meets this afternoon in Brussels to remember the victims of the shootings in Copenhagen last month, a young Danish Muslim will be in

 

Sweden racing towards a cliff with immigration

Vlad Tepes 20 March 2015

For those who are into game theory, Sweden is playing ‘chicken’ with its immigration except the nation of Sweden is driving both cars and both cars are determined to go over

 

What Islamic State really wants (and how to stop it)

10News.dk 20 March 2015

Bleeding them by continuous bombings and "droning” their leaders, while at the same time walling them in until the only people they can kill are their own, is probably the best

 

Iranian Propagandists in Kosovo

The Weekly Standard 20 March 2015

Kosovo Albanians, overwhelmingly Muslim, love America—which rescued them from Serbian aggression in 1999—and desire diplomatic relations with Israel. Kosovo does not recognize

 

Saudis halt Sweden visas as tensions escalate

The Local / Sweden 20 March 2015

Per Jönsson, a middle east expert at the Swedish Institute of International Affairs, described the move as a "major escalation". "We hope that visa operations will

 

How entangled is the terror economy is with our own?

Money Jihad 20 March 2015

France 24 recently interviewed Professor Louise Shelley, author of the book Dirty Entanglements. Shelley discusses the variety of revenue sources available to the Islamic State

 

Wrestling with radical Islam is an uphill battle in France

THE IRISH TIMES 20 March 2015
By Lara Marlowe

French authorities are counting on the country’s Muslim establishment to combat extremism in their community. In a speech to the National Assembly following attacks that

 

Danish editor behind Prophet Mohammed caricatures awarded press prize

International Business Times UK 20 March 2015
By Elsa Buchanan

The Danish editor who commissioned the caricatures of the Prophet Mohammed that triggered deadly protests in some Muslim countries has received a prize from Denmark's national