Switzerland

Court backs right for schoolgirl to wear scarf

The Local / Switzerland 13 November 2014

A court in the canton of Saint Gallen has overturned a ban issued by a school on the right of a 13-year-old girl to wear an Islamic headscarf in the classroom.

 

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

 

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

 

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?

 

Video: Shocking Documentary Qatar's World Cup by ESPN E60

youtube. 11 November 2014
By Footy On Mars

Title says it all. Here is ESPN's shocking documentery on slave labour in Qatar.

 

Switzerland: ‘Halal’ Butcher Sold Pork to Muslim Customers For 3 Years

Morocco World News 11 November 2014

For three years, a butcher in Zurich, the largest city in Switzerland, deceived his Muslim customers by selling them pork falsely presented as calf. The butcher has

 

Norway Says Terror Attack by Next Year Is 'Likely;' Threats Increasing for Western Countries

Christian Post 6 November 2014
By Stoyan Zaimov

Norway's Police Security Service revealed in a classified terror assessment on Wednesday that a terrorist attack in the Scandinavian country within the next year is "likely."

 

The Islamic State Is Successfully Recruiting European Women to Come Join the Caliphate

VICE News 6 November 2014
By Colleen Curry

The women of the Islamic State are using social media to convince friends and contacts in Western European countries to come join the movement, a development that could lead to

 

What is FGM?

ITV 6 November 2014

Female Genital Mutilation, otherwise known as female circumcision, is usually carried out on young girls before puberty - often between the ages of four and eight. It involves

 

Watchdog: Amnesty International Claims of Israeli ‘War Crimes’ Have No Credibility

The Algemeiner 5 November 2014
By Ben Cohen

As Amnesty International prepares for tomorrow’s release of a report that is expected to excoriate Israel for alleged war crimes committed during the summer 2014 war in Gaza, an

 

Op-Ed: In Europe, Nobody Criticizes Islam Anymore

Arutz Sheva 5 November 2014
By Giulio Meotti

In Europe, nobody criticizes Islam anymore. Ten years ago, the Netherlands fell into a state of fear. In Linnaeusstraat, a district of Amsterdam, Mohammed Bouyeri ambushed

 

Three Iraqis arrested in Switzerland, suspected of planning attack

reuters.com 5 November 2014

Swiss authorities said on Friday they had arrested three Iraqi citizens in March who are suspected of providing support to Islamic State and planning an attack in

 

Switzerland Says It Foiled Islamic State Terror Attack on Europe

Swiss Info 4 November 2014

Switzerland said it foiled a terrorist attack in Europe by detaining three Islamic State extremists. The Iraqi citizens are suspected of "misuse of explosives and toxic gases

 

EU Tyranny: New Law against Democratically Dismantling EU from Within

Gatestone Institute 29 October 2014
By Timon Dias

It looks as if this new law is meant to serve as a severe roadblock to parties that would like to dismantle the EU in a democratic and peaceful way from within. A

 

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

 

Islamic State (ISIS) Now Banned In Switzerland

The Inquisitr News 15 October 2014

The Islamic State terrorist group, formerly known as ISIS or ISIL, was virtually unheard of just a year ago. Today, their atrocities regularly make headlines around the world,

 

Despite brutality, ISIL continues to recruit European teens

thenational.ae 15 October 2014
By Colin Randall

The stream of would-be Islamists leaving Europe to fight in Syria or Iraq has left relatives distraught and authorities scratching their heads. It also shows the success of

 

Switzerland Bans Islamic State

Wall Street Journal 11 October 2014

ZURICH—Switzerland is banning Islamic State and related organizations in the country, a move that comes as the Alpine nation steps up measures to prevent Swiss citizens from

 

Video:Switzerland: Muslims Laugh, Celebrate While Christian Church Burns To The Ground

Atlas Shrugs 27 September 2014
By Pamela Geller

Imagine if a video emerged of Christians and Jews laughing and celebrating as a mosque burned to the ground. Bam! "Switzerland: Muslims Laugh, Celebrate While Christian

 

The ‘unprecedented’ challenge posed by Islamic State

Swiss Info 12 September 2014
By Peter Siegenthaler

United States President Barack Obama’s pledge to extend air strikes to Islamic State targets in Syria relies on other states’ readiness to participate in military action

 
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