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The refusal to allow return of Islamic State runaways Shamima Begum...

Comparisons are inevitably being made between Shamima Begum, the British 19 year old who fled Britain when she was 15 to join the Islamic...

Proposal to make handshakes mandatory for Danish citizenship criticized for targeting...

Criticism of a proposal by Denmark’s ruling right-wing coalition, which requires a handshake as part of a citizenship naturalization ceremony, is growing because of its deliberate targeting of Muslims, some of whom place a hand on their chest during the ceremony for religious reasons. The proposal is the latest in a series of anti-Muslim policies in the country.

Muslim residents sue U.S. over citizenship denials

August 1, 2014 Five long-time U.S. residents who are Muslim or from Muslim-majority countries sued the federal government on Thursday, saying the Department of Homeland...

Austria Matura qualifications and citizenship

July 25, 2014 To become an Austrian citizen, one must successfully pass a German language skill exam. According to the ORF, public authorities in Austria...