Swiss lawmakers have filed a motion calling on the Swiss Parliament to ban the jihadist group Islamic State from operating in Switzerland.
Islam in Europe
Great Britain is now the leading European source of female jihadists in Syria and Iraq.
Jihadists are becoming increasingly strident in their vows to reconquer Al-Andalus—of which Portugal is a key component—for Islam.
Muslim radicals have begun enforcing Islamic Sharia law on the streets of Wuppertal, a city in North Rhine-Westphalia, the state with the largest Muslim population in Germany.
Austria figures prominently in a map produced by the Islamic State that outlines the group’s five-year plan for expanding its caliphate into Europe.
Jihadists have vowed to reconquer Spain from non-Muslims and make it part of their new Islamic Caliphate.
Supporters of the jihadist group “Islamic State” have clashed with Kurdish Yazidis in North Rhine-Westphalia, the state with the largest Muslim population in Germany.
Muslim leaders in the Spanish autonomous region of Catalonia say they have been promised a mega-mosque in Barcelona if they support independence from Spain in a referendum set for November 9.
A review of some of the main stories involving the rise of Islam in Europe during June 2014.
A review of some of the main stories involving the rise of Islam in June 2014.
Britain has banned three Muslim extremist groups that want to turn the UK into an Islamic state.