Islam in Europe

Spain: Muslim Forced Marriage on the Increase
By August 14, 2012 Read More →

Spain: Muslim Forced Marriage on the Increase

Police in the northeastern Spanish region of Catalonia have intervened to prevent the forced marriage of a 13-year-old girl belonging to a Muslim immigrant family from Morocco. 

Posted in: Islam in Europe, Spain, Spain
Britain: Muslim Polygamists to Get More Welfare Benefits
By August 1, 2012 Read More →

Britain: Muslim Polygamists to Get More Welfare Benefits

Muslim immigrants with more than one wife will see an increase in their social welfare benefits beginning in 2013, when reforms to the British welfare system come into effect.

Posted in: Britain, Islam in Europe
Mega-Mosques: “Building a French Islam”
By July 20, 2012 Read More →

Mega-Mosques: “Building a French Islam”

The Socialist government in France has inaugurated a new mega-mosque in Paris as a first step towards “progressively building a French Islam.”

Posted in: France, Islam in Europe
Germany: A Koran in Every Household
By April 11, 2012 Read More →

Germany: A Koran in Every Household

Islamic radicals in Germany have launched an unprecedented nationwide campaign to distribute 25 million copies of the Koran, translated into the German language, with the goal of placing one Koran into every household in Germany, free of charge.

Posted in: Germany, Islam in Europe
Italy’s Mosque Wars
By February 3, 2012 Read More →

Italy’s Mosque Wars

The southern Italian island of Sicily is about to become the proud new owner of a multi-million euro mega-mosque.

Posted in: Islam in Europe
Europeans Increasingly Converting to Islam
By January 27, 2012 Read More →

Europeans Increasingly Converting to Islam

Irish actor Liam Neeson says he is thinking about becoming a Muslim after undergoing a spiritual awakening in Turkey.

Posted in: Islam in Europe, Spain
US, EU Spearhead Islamic Bid To Criminalize Free Speech
By January 6, 2012 Read More →

US, EU Spearhead Islamic Bid To Criminalize Free Speech

The European Union has offered to host the next meeting of the so-called Istanbul Process, an aggressive effort by Muslim countries to make it an international crime to criticize Islam.

German Court Bans Muslim Prayers in Schools
By December 15, 2011 Read More →

German Court Bans Muslim Prayers in Schools

Germany’s top administrative court has ruled that a Muslim student is not entitled to perform prayers at his school because the act has the potential to create “very severe conflicts.”

Posted in: Germany, Islam in Europe
Dutch Multiculturalism: Half of Young Moroccans are Criminals
By November 28, 2011 Read More →

Dutch Multiculturalism: Half of Young Moroccans are Criminals

Forty percent of Moroccan immigrants in the Netherlands between the ages of 12 and 24 have been arrested, fined, charged or otherwise accused of committing a crime during the past five years, according to a new report commissioned by the Dutch Ministry of Interior.

“100 Lashes if You Don’t Die Laughing”
By November 3, 2011 Read More →

“100 Lashes if You Don’t Die Laughing”

The Paris offices of the satirical French magazine Charlie Hebdo were destroyed in an arson attack after it “invited” the Islamic Prophet Mohammed to be its “guest editor.”

Posted in: France, Islam in Europe
Immigrants Want Cross Removed from Swiss Flag
By September 26, 2011 Read More →

Immigrants Want Cross Removed from Swiss Flag

An immigrant group based in Bern has called for the emblematic white cross to be removed from the Swiss national flag because as a Christian symbol it “no longer corresponds to today’s multicultural Switzerland.”

France Bans Muslim Street Prayers
By September 20, 2011 Read More →

France Bans Muslim Street Prayers

The French government has enacted a new law prohibiting Muslims from praying in the streets. But on the first day of the ban hundreds of Muslims defied the law by taking over streets and sidewalks in Paris and other French cities to pray.

Posted in: France, Islam in Europe