Anjem Choudary, one of the most outspoken and provocative Islamists in Britain today, has been remanded in custody, charged with the terrorism offense of encouraging people to join the Islamic State.
Islam in Europe
A chronological review of some of the main stories involving the rise of Islam in Europe in June 2015.
British Home Secretary Theresa May has unveiled a series of new proposals aimed at combating Islamic extremism “in all its forms.”
A raft of new anti-terrorism measures are aimed at preventing French citizens or residents from joining jihadist groups abroad, and at slowing the spread of radical Islam at home.
At least 50 jihadists have been arrested in Spain during the past year.
A chronological review of some of the main stories involving the rise of Islam in Britain in January 2015.
The Austrian parliament has approved controversial reforms to the country’s century-old Islam Law.
A chronological review of some of the main stories involving the rise of Islam in Europe in January 2015.
The future of the German grassroots anti-Islamization movement known as PEGIDA has been thrown into doubt after a leadership split resulted in key members leaving the group.
The Austrian government has threatened to close a controversial Saudi-sponsored religious dialogue center because of the latter’s failure to condemn the flogging of a Saudi human rights activist and blogger.
Federal and state security agencies have been ordered to identify the whereabouts of up to 250 German Islamists.