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Hassen Chalghoumi Calls for an “Islam of France”

September 30, 2010 This short article profiles the Drancy imam, Hassen Chalghoumi, now often considered an icon of “moderate Islam” in France. Chalghoumi has received...

Break-in at Home of imam in Drancy, France

French police detained two people after they tried to break into the home of an Islamic cleric who is in favour of anti-burqa legislation.Two police...

More troubles emerge at the Drancy mosque outside of Paris

The mosque in the town of Drancy, on the outskirts of Paris, is currently the most controversial in France because its imam has come...

Drancy Mosque Reopens Amid Controversy

A French mosque, whose imam says he has received death threats over his promotion of dialogue with Jews, reopened for Friday prayers after it...