Tag: Germany

A Month of Islam in Europe: June 2015
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A Month of Islam in Europe: June 2015

A chronological review of some of the main stories involving the rise of Islam in Europe in June 2015.

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A Month of Islam in Europe: January 2015
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A Month of Islam in Europe: January 2015

A chronological review of some of the main stories involving the rise of Islam in Europe in January 2015.

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Germany: Anti-Islamization Movement Faces Uncertain Future
By February 15, 2015 Read More →

Germany: Anti-Islamization Movement Faces Uncertain Future

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.

Posted in: Germany, Islam in Europe
Germany Bracing for Islamic Terror
By January 13, 2015 Read More →

Germany Bracing for Islamic Terror

Federal and state security agencies have been ordered to identify the whereabouts of up to 250 German Islamists.

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Germans Rise Up Against Islamization
By December 13, 2014 Read More →

Germans Rise Up Against Islamization

Thousands of German citizens have been taking to the streets to protest the growing “Islamization” of their country.

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Germany: Hooligans Declare War on Islamic Radicals
By November 10, 2014 Read More →

Germany: Hooligans Declare War on Islamic Radicals

Thousands of football hooligans from across Germany gathered in Cologne to protest the spread of radical Islam in the country.

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Germany: Holy War Erupts in Hamburg
By October 15, 2014 Read More →

Germany: Holy War Erupts in Hamburg

Supporters of the jihadist group Islamic State and ethnic Kurds have engaged in bloody street clashes in Hamburg.

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Germany’s “Sharia Police”
By September 8, 2014 Read More →

Germany’s “Sharia Police”

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.

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Holy War Arrives in Germany
By August 10, 2014 Read More →

Holy War Arrives in Germany

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.

Posted in: Germany, Islam in Europe
Salafism in Germany: “Something Must Be Done Immediately”
By June 5, 2014 Read More →

Salafism in Germany: “Something Must Be Done Immediately”

German authorities are concerned that most of those attracted to Salafi ideology are impressionable young Muslims who are susceptible to perpetrating terrorist acts in the name of Islam.

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European Elections: “No to Europe, Yes to Europe”
By May 30, 2014 Read More →

European Elections: “No to Europe, Yes to Europe”

Euro-skeptics face a daunting set of long-term challenges to stop the seemingly relentless march toward European federalism. In the near term, however, the impact of their electoral victories will be felt the most at the local and national levels.

Germany: Islamists Infiltrating Schools in Hamburg
By May 13, 2014 Read More →

Germany: Islamists Infiltrating Schools in Hamburg

Muslim radicals are imposing Islamic norms and values in primary and secondary public schools in Hamburg, the second-largest city in Germany, say school officials, who are asking for stepped-up monitoring of the Salafist groups thought to be behind the Islamization efforts.