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German Federal Parliament approves ritual circumcision

Dec 12   After controversial debates about religious motivated circumcision, the German Federal Parliament approves circumcision. The circumcision must be executed by trained persons and must...

The Muslim voting block in Germany

Muslims in Germany form a potential voting block that cannot to be ignored. According to a study by the Islam Conference last June, the...

German Muslims feel neglected in election campaign

Many of Germany's 4 million Muslims feel forgotten and ill-inclined to vote in this month's election, and even politicians acknowledge they have woken up...

EU doubts over taking in former Guantánamo prisoners

EU countries could be willing to help the US close down Guantánamo Bay by taking in released detainees despite the doubts of some member...