On April 7, 2017 in the afternoon and in the center of Swedish capital Stockholm, a truck at high speed drove into a crowd of people walking along the street. As a result of this attack, according to the Swedish police, four people were killed and 15 people were injured.
On Tuesday 4th of April, the media in general and TV drew attention in its program “Kalla Fakta” that the Al-Azhar School has separate seating places in its school bus for boys and girls, that a cafeteria in Tensta refers men and women to different sitting places and that there are “moral police” roaming in […]
Last week, the British Prime Minister Theresa May triggered Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty and sent a formal notification to the EU about Britain’s decision to leave the union. Britain’s divorce from the EU comes after a period of 44 years, and will last for a period of 2 years. The Prime Minister also […]
The head of the Hungarian Ministry of Defense, Ishtvan Simichko, said that a new military base began to operate on the southern border, aimed at preventing the penetration of migrants. The Ministry explains that it does not want a repetition of the sad practice of 2015, when “hundreds of thousands of migrants illegally crossed the […]
President Erdogan has criticized the European Court of Justice’s decision that “Employers may bring a headscarf ban to their employees”. (Source: Agencies)
Turkey Relies on the Determination of the Muslims to Defend its Interests The Court of Justice of the European Union has sparked outrage among Muslim communities after it ruled on two separate appeals made by Belgium and France over the headscarf ban, saying that companies could bar staff from “visible wearing of any political, philosophical […]
وَلَا تَهِنُوا وَلَا تَحْزَنُوا وَأَنتُمُ الْأَعْلَوْنَ إِن كُنتُم مُّؤْمِنِينَ “Do not give up and do not be downhearted. You shall be uppermost if you are believers.” (Aali ‘Imraan, 3:139) The recent period has witnessed a host of bloody attacks that have led to the deaths of civilians, Muslims and non-Muslims alike, including many women and […]
Minister of Internal Affairs Suleyman Soylu expressed his protest to Europe with these words; “…Europe, I say this to you, do you have that kind of courage…? If you want, we can open the way for the 15 thousand immigrants we keep away from you every month and leave you at a loss. We have […]
The European Commission recently presented a report proposing five different visions for what the European Union might look like in 2025. The report took center stage at the EU Summit in Brussels alongside issues of migration, security, defense and the economy. Along with suggesting that member states could integrate at different speeds, the white paper […]
On 02 March 2017, Alexander Zakharchenko, head of the self-proclaimed DNR, in an interview with Russian media of the ultimatum of the Donbass blockade said: “Now the countdown has begun. Each day is like a nail hammered into the coffin lid of the country, which is called Ukraine. Maximum of 60 days – And the […]
According to a new survey made by the Danish newspaper Politiken and television station TV2, 37% of Muslims in Denmark feel looked down upon because of their Muslim background. The survey also states that 33% of Muslims in Denmark have experienced hardship finding a job because of their Muslim background and 32% answered that their […]
Following the launch of the publicity campaign for the parliamentary elections in the Netherlands, which are due to be held on the fifteenth of this month, political parties have shown all the enmity they carry in their sleeves to Islam and Muslims, a sample of some of the statements of Dutch politicians include: “we must […]
A 15-year-old boy from Enschede (The Netherlands) committed suicide by jumping off an apartment building on Sunday after finding a nude photo of himself online. It is believed that the photo – a self-portrait taken in the mirror – was posted on Instagram by a girl who formerly attended the same school, Algemeen Dagblad reports.
Europe had for centuries been the theatre of bloody combat that reached unprecedented levels of destruction during two world wars in the last century. The establishment of the European Union and the single European currency made its 28 member countries economically strong and distanced them from the fear of war amongst themselves, while the US […]
A few days ago, some Dutch newspapers discussed briefly the shooting incident that took place at the Islamic As-Siddiq School, north of the city of Amsterdam, bullet holes were seen in the walls of the school and in classes and also on the doors, and even children’s drawings did not escape the bullets. Despite this, […]
Question: The talks on Cyprus were concluded on Friday, 20/01/2017, after they were resumed on 18/1/2017. These negotiations staggered since the beginning of 2013 and stalled since November 2014, but were re-launched in May 2015 and continued to stop and start until late 2016. Then it was powerfully and strikingly set off on 09/01/2017 in […]
BERLIN • Prominent leaders of Europe’s right-wing populist parties gathered in the German city of Koblenz in what observers see as a show of force targeting the European Union. The meeting has gained widespread attention in Germany as the first public get-together of Ms Frauke Petry, chairman of the Alternative for Germany (AfD), and Ms […]
In an opinion piece in Berlingske, 12/01/2017, the ruling Liberal Party’s integration spokesperson, Marcus Knuth, wrote that he can no longer stay silent, seeing that more and more girls from Muslim backgrounds wear a headscarf in Danish schools. He said, “The headscarf represents one of the darkest and most oppressive parts of Islam.”
In a last attempt to stop the approval of a partial niqab ban, the Muslim community in the Netherlands has begun a campaign entitled: #TegenNiqabverbod (translated against a veil ban). With this campaign the Muslim community are trying to stop the approval of the ban which will be finalized and decided upon by the Senate […]
According to the author of a new Danish book, the wealth and power is growing among a few upper-class families. This is happening without notice because the families are closing in on themselves and live by “a rule of silence”, creating what the author calls a “democratic problem”.
British transport police were reportedly called to a London railway “station at 1:18pm” on the 12th of December, 2016, “after receiving reports that a man had been assaulted on a train. The man, who is in his 40s, was taken to hospital with injuries consistent with having been stabbed. He remains in hospital in a […]
On Tuesday 6th December, German Chancellor, Angela Merkel publicly endorsed her party’s call for a partial ban on the burqa and niqab in Germany. She told attendees at the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) Conference in Essen that, “The face veil was inappropriate and should be banned wherever it is legally possible”, and that, “our law […]
It seems that the ban on Niqab (Islamic Face Veil) will take effect in the Netherlands; after repeated attempts, the Parliament overwhelmingly endorsed today the Government’s proposal to impose a penalty for wearing Niqab in some public places, and a fine up to € 405. The proposal bans wearing Niqab is places such as hospitals, […]
The majority of the House of Representatives in the Netherlands approved a law prohibiting the face covering (Veil) in some public places, and to impose a financial penalty on those who do this … Although the law was formulated in general terms, however, it intended without a doubt to ban the “Veil” or “Al-Burqa’” or […]
Turkis President Recep Erdogan said that Ankara oversees the situation with compliance of Crimean Tatars right’s in Crimea that was occupied by Russia. During his speech in NATO Parliamentary Assembly, he claimed: “Territorial integrity of Ukraine is invariable for us. We oversaw and always oversee the situation with compliance of Crimean Tatars rights in Crimea”.
Today began the criminal offence trial of Geert Wilders, head of the Party of Freedom, due to alleged insults to the Moroccans living in the Netherlands, shouting “fewer Moroccans” in 2014, which has made Wilders’ attorney justify it by saying that the words quoted by Wilders against the Moroccans is but a political act, and […]
The Dutch government wants to adjust the Euthanasia Act so that people who aren’t sick, but feel that their life is completed, can end their lives with assisted suicide. This will only be allowed under “strict and rigorous criteria”, the government wrote to parliament. The majority of parliamentarians support the plan. (NLTimes)
Jeroen van Vaenkhardn, from the “Party for Freedom” (right-wing party), sorry… from the “People’s Party for Freedom and Democracy”, has declared his desire to punish severely the imams who conduct marriages for Muslims (according to Shariah) before the civil marriage contract is conducted according to Dutch law, by paying a fine of 20,500 Euros, or […]
A few days ago, the Danish news station TV2 made an exclusive interview with Bashar Al Assad. The Danish news station TV2 was the first western media to get a permanent media office in Damascus after the revolution began. This was an indication of just how satisfied the tyrant Syrian regime is with its general […]
This week the British Prime Minister, Theresa May formally announced March 2017 as the date to commence Britain’s separation from the EU. By invoking Article 50, Britain will have two years to negotiate separate trade treaties with 27 member states, as well as the WTO. Given the scale and magnitude of the task there is […]