Spain

Europe: Migrant Crisis Reaches Spain
By August 16, 2017 Read More →

Europe: Migrant Crisis Reaches Spain

Spain is on track to overtake Greece as the second-biggest gateway for migrants entering Europe by sea.

Posted in: Islam in Europe, Spain
Spain: “Pacifist” Imam Arrested on Terror Charges
By May 11, 2017 Read More →

Spain: “Pacifist” Imam Arrested on Terror Charges

The New York Times once praised his moderation.

Posted in: Islam in Europe, Spain
Jihadists Target Spain
By September 27, 2016 Read More →

Jihadists Target Spain

Islamic militants are stepping up a propaganda war against Spain.

Posted in: Islam in Europe, Spain
Spain: Courses on Islam in Public Schools
By April 3, 2016 Read More →

Spain: Courses on Islam in Public Schools

Guidelines for teaching Islam in public schools are aimed at stirring religious fervor and promoting Islamic identity among young Muslims in Spain.

Posted in: Islam in Europe, Spain
Spain: “The Mediterranean Corridor of Jihadism”
By March 11, 2015 Read More →

Spain: “The Mediterranean Corridor of Jihadism”

At least 50 jihadists have been arrested in Spain during the past year.

Posted in: Islam in Europe, Spain
Spain: Fate of Ex-Muslim Critic of Islam Hangs in Balance
By November 26, 2014 Read More →

Spain: Fate of Ex-Muslim Critic of Islam Hangs in Balance

A Spanish court is deliberating the fate of Imran Firasat, an ex-Muslim from Pakistan who faces imminent deportation.

Posted in: Islam in Europe, Spain
Islamic State: We Will Take Spain Back
By August 17, 2014 Read More →

Islamic State: We Will Take Spain Back

Jihadists have vowed to reconquer Spain from non-Muslims and make it part of their new Islamic Caliphate.

Posted in: Islam in Europe, Spain
Catalonia to Muslims: Support Independence, Get Mega-Mosque
By August 7, 2014 Read More →

Catalonia to Muslims: Support Independence, Get Mega-Mosque

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.

Posted in: Islam in Europe, Spain
Spain to Deport Pakistani Refugee for Criticizing Islam
By June 6, 2014 Read More →

Spain to Deport Pakistani Refugee for Criticizing Islam

The Spanish Supreme Court has ruled that a political refugee should be deported because his criticism of Islam is a threat to national security.

Spain: Kebab Shops Financing Global Jihad
By March 18, 2014 Read More →

Spain: Kebab Shops Financing Global Jihad

Police in Spain and Morocco have dismantled a jihadist network suspected of recruiting Islamic radicals in Europe and dispatching them to “hotbeds of tension” in Syria and other conflict zones.

Posted in: Islam in Europe, Spain, Spain
Islam in Europe: January 2014
By February 26, 2014 Read More →

Islam in Europe: January 2014

One month into 2014 and Islam-related controversies continued making headlines in newspapers across Europe. The most salient topic involved the dramatic increase in the numbers of European jihadists participating in the war in Syria.

Muslims Demand “Right of Return” to Spain
By February 21, 2014 Read More →

Muslims Demand “Right of Return” to Spain

Muslim groups are demanding Spanish citizenship for potentially millions of descendants of Muslims who were expelled from Spain during the Middle Ages.

Posted in: Islam in Europe, Spain, Spain