Tag Archives: Criticism of Islam

26Aug/16
the burkini swimsuit

French court to decide over ‘Burkini’ ban

France’s highest administrative court is set to make a preliminary decision on whether to temporarily uphold — or suspend — local beach bans on the Burkini, an all-body women’s swimsuit that’s at the center of a wider discussion over immigration, Islamophobia and security. Mana Rabiee reports.
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18Jul/15

Reclaim Australia supporters and anti-racism protesters hold Melbourne rallies

Hundreds of police separate Reclaim Austraila supporters and anti-racism protesters during rallies in the city of Melbourne.

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26Jun/15

Islamists suspected in attack on French gas plant

(REUTERS, I-TELE, BFMTV) – French counter-terrorist forces have been deployed to the plant belonging to Air Products, a U.S.-based industrial gases technology company.
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24Jun/15

Dutch far right politician airs Mohammad cartoons on TV

Anti-Islam politician Geert Wilders airs cartoons of the Prophet Mohammad on Dutch television as part of public broadcast time allocated to political parties to generate publicity.

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24Feb/15

France seizes passports of suspected jihadists headed for Syria

French Interior Minister announces seizure of passports of six suspected jihadists, says 40 more seizures are being prepared.

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