All posts filed under: Europe

What Comes After Brexit?

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 […]

We are lagging behind Islam

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 […]

Muslims Slam EU Court’s Headscarf Ban

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 […]

The Way to “Blow the Mind of Europe” is not through Opening the Gates to Refugees but through Establishing the Khilafah Rashidah

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 Beginning of the End for the European Union

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 […]

Pressure Causes Counter Pressure

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 […]

European leaders are fighting to protect their union against US efforts to divide them

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 […]

Q&A: Recent Developments in Cyprus

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 […]

Danish Government’s Main Party Calls for Battle against Hijab

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.”

London passengers flee scene of terror attack that did not happen according to the media and police because a Muslim was the victim not the perpetrator!

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 […]

Western Politicians Seem Incapable of Winning Elections without Peddling Islamophobia

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 […]

Niqab Ban is an Attack on Islam

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, […]

To Defend the Right of Muslim Women to wear the “Niqab” is a Duty

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 […]

Biased Trial of Geert Wilders is a Political Issue and it is against the Muslim Community

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 […]

Islamic Marriage Is Under Fire Once Again

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 […]