Islam in Europe

Spain’s New “Fornicators”
By August 20, 2013 Read More →

Spain’s New “Fornicators”

Public prosecutors in Spain have dropped charges of “advocating gender violence” against a Muslim cleric who said in a sermon that women who wear jeans or apply perfume are “fornicators.”

Posted in: Islam in Europe, Spain, Spain
Denmark Bans Meatballs to Accommodate Muslims
By August 16, 2013 Read More →

Denmark Bans Meatballs to Accommodate Muslims

One of the largest hospitals in Denmark has admitted to serving only halal beef — meat that is slaughtered in accordance with strict Islamic guidelines — to all of its patients regardless of whether or not they are Muslim.

Posted in: Denmark, Islam in Europe
Islam Conquering European Higher Education
By August 13, 2013 Read More →

Islam Conquering European Higher Education

The Catholic University of Leuven, the oldest university in Belgium and one that has been a major contributor to the development of Roman Catholic theology for more than 500 years, will offer a degree in Islamic theology beginning in 2014.

Europe: Ramadan 2013 Wrap-Up
By August 8, 2013 Read More →

Europe: Ramadan 2013 Wrap-Up

Ramadan was a major topic for public discussion and the month-long holiday received heavy press coverage from print and broadcast media in all parts of Europe, a reflection of the rising influence of Islam across the continent.

Britain: Muslim Prison Population Up 200%
By August 2, 2013 Read More →

Britain: Muslim Prison Population Up 200%

The number of Muslim convicts in British prisons has surpassed the 11,000 mark for the first time, according to data included in a new report produced by the British Parliament.

France: Muslims Attack Police for Enforcing Burqa Ban
By July 25, 2013 Read More →

France: Muslims Attack Police for Enforcing Burqa Ban

Police in the suburbs of Paris are working to restore order after hundreds of Muslims went on a rioting spree to protest the simple identity check of a Muslim woman who was wearing a full-face Islamic veil.

Posted in: France, Islam in Europe
UK Taxi Rapes: “No Woman is Safe in a Cab”
By July 17, 2013 Read More →

UK Taxi Rapes: “No Woman is Safe in a Cab”

The number of so-called taxi rapes is snowballing to such an extent that a British judge has issued a warning that no woman can expect to be safe while traveling in a cab.

Posted in: Britain, Islam in Europe
Britain: “Rape Jihad” Against Children
By July 11, 2013 Read More →

Britain: “Rape Jihad” Against Children

Police, social workers, teachers, neighbors, politicians and the media have for decades downplayed the severity of the crimes perpetrated against British children because they were afraid of being accused of racism or “Islamophobia.”

Posted in: Britain, Islam in Europe
Italy: “Fighting in the Name of Allah”
By July 9, 2013 Read More →

Italy: “Fighting in the Name of Allah”

Italian counter-terrorism authorities are monitoring several dozen Italian Muslims who have obtained combat experience in Syria and are now promoting jihad, or holy war, in Italy.

Germany Facing “Loudspeaker Jihad”
By June 28, 2013 Read More →

Germany Facing “Loudspeaker Jihad”

A mosque in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia is one of a growing number of Islamic institutions in Germany that are sounding public calls to prayer from outdoor loudspeaker systems.

Posted in: Germany, Islam in Europe
OIC Opens Office in Brussels to Fight ‘Islamophobia’ in Europe
By June 26, 2013 Read More →

OIC Opens Office in Brussels to Fight ‘Islamophobia’ in Europe

The establishment of a permanent OIC presence in Brussels implies that the group intends to redouble its lobbying efforts aimed at outlawing all forms of “Islamophobia” within the 27-member EU, where restrictions on free speech vis-à-vis Islam-related issues are already commonplace.

Spain: “Soon the Muslims will be the Kings of the World”
By June 21, 2013 Read More →

Spain: “Soon the Muslims will be the Kings of the World”

The arrests of several Muslim immigrants reflect the mounting challenge that radical Islam is posing for Spain.