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Ahmed Aboutaleb Pleads for “Patience” in Debate About Role of Islam...

The Dutch-Moroccan Aboutaleb, who has been mayor of Rotterdam since 2009, has pleaded for “patience” and ‘calmness’ in the debate about the role of...

Masked Men Occupy Roof of Islamic High School in Amsterdam

In Amsterdam Nieuw-West, where an Islamic high school was opened recently, two men with balaclava masks have climbed its roof and hung an anti-Islam...

Fillon wants ‘strict control over Muslim faith’ (video)

"I want strict control over the administration of the Muslim faith, seeing as its integration in the Republic has not been fully achieved," he...

As European authorities target Salafism, the word needs parsing

What exactly is Salafism? In continental Europe, the word is now used as a catchall for extreme and violent interpretations of Islam. This week for...