• Official UCIDE (Union of the Islamic Communities of Spain) news

    by  • April 15, 2014

    April 15, 2014   Even though several news about the Jihadist activities in Spain have been released in the past months no official comment on the subject has been issued by the Islamic Communities delegations. Furthermore the Spanish police and Security forces have been updating the growing number of Jihadists individuals departing from Spain...

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    France in new tack to fight roots of terrorism

    by  • April 15, 2014

    March 31, 2014   To stop the stream of French youths pursuing jihad in Syria, France is preparing to try to tackle terrorism before it starts, by involving schools, parents and local Muslim leaders. This is part of a still-confidential plan prompted by fears that young radicals who travel to Syria could return home...

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    Racism Prevails In France: Report

    by  • April 15, 2014

    April 4, 2014   France’s annual report on racism has revealed a dramatic increase in intolerance among French people, reaching its highest level since 2002, amid concerns among anti-racism groups of the growing anti-immigration sentiments in the society. “The commission’s report presents figures that are very worrying for French society,” wrote Louis-Georges Tin, president...

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    France’s Far-Right To Ban Faith-Based School Lunch Options

    by  • April 15, 2014

    April 4, 2014   Far-right National Front leader Marine Le Pen said on Friday it would prevent schools from offering special lunches to Muslim pupils in the 11 towns it won in local elections, saying such arrangements were contrary to France’s secular values. France’s republic has a strict secular tradition enforceable by law, but...

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    Dutch Politician Heavily Criticized for Leading Anti-Moroccan Chant

    by  • April 15, 2014

    March 19, 2014   Controversial politician Geert Wilders, leader of the PVV party, led supporters in an anti-Moroccan chant prior to local elections. At a party meeting in the Hague, Wilders asked supporters whether they wanted “more or fewer” Moroccans in the Netherlands. The supporters responded “Fewer! Fewer!”, and Wilders answered “Good, we’re going...

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