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Freedom of Religion

2022

02

Jun

Belgium violates religious freedoms: Halal slaughter ban

Some Muslim and Jewish organizations are opposed to the law introduced by Belgium’s Flemish region in 2017 which prohibits the slaughter of animals without stunning beforehand. Muslim and Jewish communities, which make up about 6% of the Belgian population, argue that the decision prohibiting animals from being slaughtered without being shocked and put to sleep […]

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Country: Belgium
Source: AA

15

Mar

Fransa'da bir cami daha kapatıldı

France continues its moves to close mosques

The mosque in the Pessac district, near the city of Bordeaux, has been closed for 6 months for allegedly advocating “radical Islam”. Gironde Governorate announced that the Al-Farouk Mosque in Pessac was closed for 6 months on the grounds that it defended “radical Islam” and spread “predecessor” ideology. It was alleged that sermons were given […]

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Country: France
Source: TRT

24

Jan

İngiltere'de Müslüman bakan inancı sebebiyle kovuldu

UK Muslim minister dismissed because of her faith

Nusrat Ghani from the Conservative Party in Great Britain said that she was fired from the post of minister because her colleagues are worried that she is a Muslim, reports Anadolu Agency (AA). Ghani in a statement to The Sunday Times regarding her dismissal in February 2020 from the post of Minister of State, responsible […]

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Country: United Kingdom
Source: BBC

2021

16

Dec

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The number of mosques in France is decreasing day by day

Mosques in France are being closed one by one. The freedom of religion of Muslims is restricted. France decided to inspect a total of 89 mosques in 2021. Half of the mosques inspected were closed. Now, a mosque that has not even been built yet has been targeted. Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin initiated the necessary […]

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Country: France
Source: Euronews

13

Dec

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French Interior Minister: 21 more mosques were closed

French Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin announced that 21 mosques that showed signs of extremism were closed in the country. Darmanin, on the French LCI television, where he was a guest, said that they recently carried out inspections in 99 mosques on suspicion of extremism. Stating that 21 of the mosques in question were closed and […]

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Country: France
Source: TRT

09

Dec

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Teacher removed from a Chelsea, Que. elementary classroom for wearing a hijab

Parents and students at an elementary school in Chelsea, Que. say they are shocked a teacher was removed from the classroom for wearing a hijab. The Western Quebec School Board confirms the Grade 3 teacher at Chelsea Elementary School was removed from the classroom because of Bill 21, Quebec’s law that bans the wearing of […]

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Country: Canada
Source: Ottawanews

24

Nov

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Council of Imams established in France

The Imams Council, which was established in France, caused discussions between the Paris Mosque officials and the French Islamic Council. The Council of Imams, supported by the state but opposed by some groups, was established in France. The council established by the Paris Mosque and the 3 Muslim Federations caused the Muslims in the country […]

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Country: France
Source: Euronews , TRT

27

Oct

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France will not leave mosques in the country with its “separatist law”

France is on the agenda again with the decision to close the mosque Anti-Islamism in France is increasing day by day. In the country, where the separatist law interfered with the lives of Muslims, 7 more mosques and associations will be closed by the end of the year on the grounds that they defend ‘radical […]

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Country: France
Source: TRT

26

Oct

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Mosques in France are being closed one by one

Alleging that the mosque had been defending extremist thoughts, the government on Monday announced a six-month closure of the center in northwest France. In a statement, Sarthe governor said that the mosque had the capacity to host 300 worshippers. The statement claims that officials of the mosque had been planning to conduct terrorist attacks in […]

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Country: France
Source: TRT

19

Oct

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Greece suppresses fundamental rights of Turkish minority in Western Thrace: Mufti

Greek authorities suppress the fundamental rights and freedoms of the Muslim Turkish minority in Western Thrace, the elected mufti (Muslim scholar and legal expert) of Xanthi (Iskece) has said. Speaking to Anadolu Agency, Ahmet Mete said the heads of the Muslim Turkish minority in Western Thrace are “threatened and insulted.” Noting that the mufti institution […]

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Country: Greece
Source: AA