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FGM must be classed as child abuse - not seen as a race issue, says top police officer

Manchester Evening News 13 November 2014
By Amy Glendinning

Genital mutilation of girls in Greater Manchester must be treated as child abuse - not a cultural issue, a top police officer has warned. Det Chf Supt Vanessa Jardine, GMP’s

 

There really is no difference between Muslims and Christians, right?

Leader and Times 13 November 2014
By Earl Watt

A common thread among nonbelievers says that there is little or no difference between Muslims and Christians, believing that Jews, Christians and Muslims, basically, have the

 

Boy, 15, arrested over attack on old soldier in Keighley

Bradford Telegraph and Argus 13 November 2014
By Steve Wright

A 15-year-old Keighley boy was in police custody last night after he was arrested in connection with an attack on an old soldier. George Gill, 69, was attacked by a gang of

 

Police Release British Terror Suspect on Bail, He Flees to Syria the Next Day

Breitbart 13 November 2014
By Oliver Lane

A key terror suspect has skipped bail and fled to join the Islamic State in Syria after British police failed to confiscate his passport, merely asking him to hand it over

 

Please, Theresa, let Anjem Choudary go and get himself killed

The Spectator 13 November 2014
By Rod Liddle

The news is always grim, isn’t it? Doom and gloom everywhere. And even the news which appears to be good has a dark cloud hovering behind it. For example, we frequently hear

 

Why and When was the Myth of al-Aqsa Created?

Breaking Israel News 13 November 2014
By Dr. Mordechai Keda

The importance of Jerusalem for Jews and Christians is beyond dispute, since the connection of this city to Judaism and Christianity is part of universal concepts about history

 

Poll puts Wilders far-right party on par with Liberals

THE IRISH TIMES 13 November 2014
By Peter Cluskey

A new opinion poll in the Netherlands shows Geert Wilders’s anti-Islam, anti-EU Freedom Party neck-and-neck with the Liberals, led by prime minister Mark Rutte, as the threat

 

Turks increasingly sympathetic to Islamic State

Al-Monitor 13 November 2014

A Kurdish Alevi soccer player, Deniz Naki, was brutally beaten on Nov. 2 in Ankara by supporters of the Islamic State (IS) for standing in solidarity with Kobani. Three days

 

German police arrest suspected 'Islamic State' supporters

Deutsche Welle 13 November 2014

Police in Germany have arrested several suspected supporters of the 'Islamic State' and other militant groups. Two of the men are alleged to have recruited and sent fighters

 

Erdog(an calls for UN Security Council action on al-Aqsa

TODAY'S ZAMAN 13 November 2014

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has called for the UN Security Council (UNSC) to take action against Israel concerning recent clashes at Jerusalem's eighth century al-Aqsa

 

More car jihad: Chief Rabbi of Holland narrowly misses being run over

Jihad Watch 13 November 2014

Recently "Palestinians” have been been encouraged to use their cars as instruments of jihad. There have been three such incidents recently in Israel. We also saw a jihadi use

 

Swiss authorities 'shut down jihadist website'

The Local / Switzerland 13 November 2014

A website considered by terrorism experts to be one of the major francophone platforms for recruiting jihadists was recently closed by Swiss authorities, French-language

 

Teaching Islam without Is Like Storing Draino in a Sugar Bowl

islam-watch 13 November 2014
By Louis Palme

Parents across the nation are discovering that their children’s classes about Islam are infused with dangerous religious dogma. Specifically, students are being told that "the

 

World Cup 2022: Confusion Surrounds Blatter Comments on Qatar

SPIEGEL 13 November 2014

Sources allege that FIFA President Joseph Blatter, at a dinner in Oslo, questioned whether Qatar would ultimately host the 2022 World Cup as planned. But did he?

 

Poll: Arab opinion strongly negative on Islamic State

The Christian Science Monitor 13 November 2014
By Howard LaFranchi

More than 8 in 10 participants in a rare poll conducted in seven Arab countries and among Syrian refugees say they have a negative view of IS, but only 6 in 10 support the

 

No need for Muslim primary teachers to wear full-face veil – Islamic scholar

Telegraph.co.uk 13 November 2014
By John Bingham

Muslim primary school teachers should not be encouraged to wear the full-face veil in class, one of Britain's leading Islamic scholars has insisted. Dr Sheikh Hojjat Ramzy

 

Terror suspect Abu Rumaysah leaves UK despite ban

BBC News 13 November 2014

A terrorism suspect has skipped bail and is thought to be in Syria, despite being banned him from leaving the UK. BBC London has learnt that Siddhartha Dhar, a convert to

 

White widow terror mum 'shot dead'

Samantha Lewthwaite, a "bright and popular" British schoolgirl who went on to become one of the world’s most wanted terror suspects, has reportedly been shot dead by a Russian

 

ISIS Beheading Videos: German Rapper Cuspert Disclosed As The Kingpin While German Police Continue The Raid

International Business Times AU 13 November 2014
By Kalyan Kumar

An erstwhile German rap artist, Denis Cuspert, who had lucrative contacts with many music companies, is said to be the kingpin behind all the dreaded ISIS videos that showed

 

Love Jihad, Rape and Teen Sex: A Complicated Trio

The Huffington Post 13 November 2014
By Shahnaz Taplin-Chinoy

Read a heart rending story about vicious sex trafficking by Pakistani taxi drivers in Britain and many readers blame "primitive" religion -- in this case Islam. Watching Hindu

 
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