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Court of Appeals in Bulgaria’s Plovdiv adjourns radical Islam trial

Focus Information Agency 30 January 2015

Court of Appeals in the second-biggest Bulgarian city Plovdiv was to sit on Tuesday on a radical Islam trial, Radio FOCUS – Plovdiv reported. The trial was started over an

 

Five indicted in Kosovo on terrorism charges

The Star 30 January 2015

Five people in Kosovo have been indicted on terrorism charges for fighting in Syria, trying to buy assault rifles and assaulting two Christian missionaries from the United

 

Amal Clooney on legal team in Armenian genocide case

Chicago Tribune 30 January 2015

Lawyer Amal Clooney went before Europe's top human rights court Wednesday to argue against a man convicted of denying the 1915 Armenian genocide. Clooney is representing Armenia

 

Islamic Terrorism: The Taboo Topic

Gatestone Institue 28 January 2015
By Uzay Bulut

The political violence of the Koran is eternal and universal. The political violence of the Bible was for that particular historical time and place. This is the vast difference between Islam and

 

Bulgaria to extradite 'old friend' of Charlie Hebdo attackers

Rappler 22 January 2015

Muslim convert Fritz-Joly Joachin is taken into custody on January 1 while trying to cross from Bulgaria into Turkey. He tells the court in Haskovo in southern Bulgaria, 'I am

 

Video Pat Condell "Nothing to do with Islam"

youtube 16 January 2015
By Pat Condell

The death rattle of a dhimmi society.

 

Who is Fritz-Joly Joachin? French Citizen And Convert To Islam Had Ties To Charlie Hebdo Attacker Cherif Kouachi

International Business Times 14 January 2015
By Howard Koplowitz

Fritz-Joly Joachin, a Frenchman who reportedly had contact with one of the brothers involved in the fatal shootings at the Paris offices of Charlie Hebdo, was detained in

 

Bulgaria arrests man linked to Charlie Hebdo attackers

NY Post 14 January 2015
By Yaron Steinbuch

A 29-year-old Frenchman believed to have had ties to one of the murderous Kouachi brothers was arrested by Bulgarian authorities as he tried to enter Turkey before the rampage

 

Bosnia under threat from radical Salafi movements

NVO News 14 January 2015
By Yusuf Selman Inanc

Bosnia, which witnessed a deadly war and genocide in the 1990s, now suffers from Salafi movements that spread to the country afterward, backed by foreign governments and

 

Amal Clooney takes on Armenia genocide case in European court

The Telegraph 14 January 2015
Nick Squires

After weighing into the Elgin Marbles controversy and the imprisonment of journalists in Egypt, Amal Clooney is to step into another high-profile case – the Armenian genocide.

 

The History of Islamic Violence, Enslavement, and Ransom is Important for People to Know About

Citizen Warrior 12 January 2015


Yesterday I was talking with some of my fellow co-workers on a break and we were talking about the Charlie Hebdo massacre. One of them said, "The French brought this on themselves, you know." "What do you mean?" I asked. He said, "Algiers used to be a French colony, so of course, a lot of the Muslims

 

Nicolai Sennels: We have Islamonausea

10news 10 January 2015
By Nicolai Sennels, psychologist


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We should stop using Muslims’ self-chosen word — "Islamophobia” — by which they paint themselves into a corner of being feared: it destroys communication. Instead of such a

 

Europe: Raising Questions Within Islam After France Shooting

The New York Times 10 January 2015
By DAVID D. KIRKPATRICK

CAIRO — Islamist extremists behead Western journalists in Syria, massacre thousands of Iraqis, murder 132 Pakistani schoolchildren, kill a Canadian soldier and take hostage

 

Salafism spreads as Europe fiddles

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS 10 January 2015
By Soren Kern

The jihadist attack on the offices of Charlie Hebdo, a French magazine known for lampooning Islam, has cast a glaring light on the growing problem of Muslim radicalization in

 

Bulgarian Chief Mufti's Office: Charlie Hebdo Attack 'Blow to All Muslims'

Novinite 10 January 2015

Bulgaria's top Islamic institution has condemned the attack on French magazine Charlie Hebdo and the murder of twelve people by gunmen. In a statement to the media, the

 

Bosnian Imam Attacked 7 Times Over Call to Stay out of Syria

ABC News 6 January 2015
By AMEL EMRIC

The long-bearded man burst into the mosque's yard and pinned Selvedin Beganovic to the ground. Shouting "Now I will slaughter you!" he plunged a knife three times into the

 

Bosnian man is charged with recruiting people to fight with Islamic militants in Syria

Daily Journal 5 January 2015

A court says a man has been charged with recruiting Bosnians to fight with Islamic militants in Syria and organizing a terrorist group. The State Court said Wednesday that

 

Bosnian Muslims in Sarejevo enter 2015 with Quran recitals

World Bulletin 5 January 2015

The United Islamic Assembly organised a Quran recital at the Cekrekci Muslihudin Mosque and great interest was shown by the Sarajevo Muslim community. The mosque muezzin Bilal

 

Armenian Genocide centennial to be commemorated in Diyarbakir

ARMR Radio 24 December 2014

The Gomidas Institute, with the support of the Turkish Human Rights Association, is organizing a series of commemorative events in Diyarbakir between April 22 and 24, 2015 to

 

Events dedicated to 100th anniversary of Armenian Genocide to launch in Greece from January

ARMENPRESS 9 December 2014

The launch of the commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide will be held in Greece on January 18. The Central Committee of Greece for the 100th

 
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