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Islam not Compatible with German Constitution, says far-right AfD party

April 18, 2016 The anti-immigration Alternative for Germany (AfD) said on Sunday Islam is not compatible with the German constitution and vowed to press for...

Germany’s Muslims Are Skeptical towards Their New President

Muslims are divided in their views on the new German president, Joachim Gauck. Many are concerned about his evident understanding for the views of...

German State of Hesse Re-Ignites Burqa-Debate

12.01.2012 The Christian Democrats (CDU) in the German state of Hesse have reignited the debate about a burqa ban in Germany. CDU-politician Alexander Bauer presented...

Update: Dutch MPs to Oppose Ban on Ritual Slaughter

14 December 2011   A debate in the Netherlands over a proposed ban on ritual slaughter continues with a majority of senators in the upper house...