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US Government Promoting Islam in Czech Republic

AINA (press release) 16 April 2014
By Soeren Kern

The Czech government has approved a new project aimed at promoting Islam in public elementary and secondary schools across the country. The project--Muslims in the Eyes of

 

Video: Sharia and Fascism in Knoxville

Vlad Tepes 16 April 2014
By Bill Warner

 

Degrees of Separation

SteynOnline 16 April 2014
By Mark Steyn

Today, Brandeis University announced that it was reversing its decision to award an honorary degree to Ayaan Hirsi Ali, following complaints from faculty, an online petition,

 

2 Teenagers Leave Austria, Seek to Fight in Syria

ABC News 16 April 2014

Austrian police say they are conducting an international search for two teenage girls who left farewell letters announcing plans to "fight for Islam" in Syria. Police

 

Video: 5 New Victories for Muslim Enemies of Free Speech

PJ Media 16 April 2014
By Robert Spencer

Both in the Islamic world and in the West, Islamic supremacist groups are determined to stamp out every critical word about Islam and jihad terror, so as to clear away all obstacles to the advancing jihad.

 

Jury selected for U.S. trial of one-eyed, handless Islamic cleric

The Star Online 16 April 2014
By Joseph Ax

NEW YORK - Eight men and four women will decide the fate of Egyptian-born radical Islamic cleric Abu Hamza al-Masri at his trial on charges of assisting in a 1998

 

Spain eyes stronger economic ties with UAE visit

The News Tribune 16 April 2014
By ADAM SCHRECK

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates — King Juan Carlos of Spain began a visit to the Persian Gulf region on Monday by telling United Arab Emirates officials that deepening ties

 

The inner workings of Gulen’s ‘parallel state’

The National 16 April 2014
By Piotr Zalewski

ISTANBUL // With nearly every one of Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s speeches, the list of invectives used to describe Turkey’s most powerful Islamic movement keeps growing. To the

 

Syria: the jihadi town where ‘brides’ are snatched from schools

The Muslim Issue 16 April 2014
By Richard Spencer

A year ago, the city of Raqqa in northern Syria was sprouting political activist groups and philosophical discussion circles. A "guerrilla gardening” squad promoted

 

British hate preacher goes on trial in New York

Yahoo! News 16 April 2014
By Brigitte Dusseau

New York (AFP) - British hate preacher Abu Hamza goes on trial in New York on Monday, facing the rest of his life behind bars if found guilty on kidnapping and terror charges

 

Libya: Tripoli trial against Gaddafi regime members resumes

ANSAmed 16 April 2014

TRIPOLI - The trial against 37 leading members of the Gaddafi regime, including two of his sons - Saif Al Islam and Saddi, who was recently extradited - resumes on Monday after

 

Turkey 'aided Islamist fighters' in attack on Syrian town: report

Hurriyet Daily News 16 April 2014

Turkey facilitated an attack carried out by Islamist fighters against the Armenian town of Kasab inside Syria, eyewitnesses have told the Telegraph. According to the report,

 

Video: Savage abuse of Australian cattle continues in Gaza five months after first being reported.

Bare Naked Islam 16 April 2014

Savage abuse of Australian cattle continues in Gaza five months after first being reported.

 

Minneapolis City Council creates Somali-American day

Creeping Sharia 16 April 2014

The Minneapolis City Council voted Friday to mark July 1 as Somali American Day in the city, home to many immigrants from the East African country. The date holds

 

Adelaide-based Shiekh Sharif Hussein free to preach race hate

News.com.au 16 April 2014

POLICE say they will not act against a radical preacher who publicly prayed for the slaughter of Hindus and Buddhists, leaving him free to spread his messages of hatred. A

 

Thousands of NGOs get foreign money but don’t report it

Money Jihad 16 April 2014

India’s home ministry has found that the number of non-governmental organizations receiving funds from outside India is on the rise, and that most of the groups receiving the

 

Welcome to the Islamic Republic of Iran

Gatestone Institute 15 April 2014
By Shabnam Assadollahi

According to reports from Khuzestan region of Iran, a 30-year-old man married to a 20-year-old woman buried his one-year-old twins alive due to a "family conflict."

 

Arafat's Bodyguard: He Lied When Denouncing Bombings in Israel

Israel National News 15 April 2014
By Elad Benari

For years, former Palestinian Authority (PA) Chairman Yasser Arafat would condemn terrorist attacks against Israelis, but there was a question mark regarding the authenticity of his claims.

 

At Least 71 Killed in Nigeria Explosion

Voice of America 15 April 2014
By Heather Murdock

ABUJA — President Goodluck Jonathan visited the bus terminal on the outskirts of the capital, Abuja, several hours after a bomb went off during Monday morning rush hour.

 

Connecticut: Lawsuit alleges Edible Arrangements favored Muslims over non-Muslims

Creeping Sharia 15 April 2014

A Wallingford woman worked as a top-level financial executive for Edible Arrangements for 16 months now is suing the company and its chief executive officer, Tariq Farid, alleging that