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Dutch Mosques Develop Strategy Against Extremism

Three mosques in Amsterdam have presented the Jan Peter Balkenende, the prime minister of the Netherlands, with a plan to combat religious extremism. The...

Moroccans, Turks Rally Against Dutch Immigration Plans

AMSTERDAM - Moroccan and Turkish groups in the Netherlands have set up a new action committee named "Genoeg is genoeg" (enough is enough) to...

First Women-Only Mosque Opens In Amsterdam

A number of Dutch Muslim women opened Saturday, March 19, a women-only mosque in the metropolitan city of Amsterdam. Inaugurated by controversial Egyptian feminist...

Immigrant Emancipation ‘A Growing Trend’

AMSTERDAM - Young Turkish and Moroccan mothers have the same opinions about combining work and family duties than women from other ethnic groups, research...