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Germany: Is Islam Part of German Culture? Ministers Respond to Seehofer's "Islam doesn't belong to Germany."

Chancellor Merkel led the response to the new interior minister’s remarks, saying the 4 million Muslims living in Germany and their religion belong in the country. 587 more words

Suicide bomber kills 11 people in mosque attack in northeast Nigeria


ABUJA (Reuters) – A suicide bomber killed 11 people on Wednesday in an attack on a mosque in northeast Nigeria, the epicenter of the conflict with Islamist insurgency Boko Haram, two military officials, a resident and an aid worker said. 117 more words

Suicide bomber kills several near Kabul Shiite mosque -- Suicide bomber posing as a shepherd blew himself up


© AFP / by Mushtaq MOJADDIDI | The attacker had apparently wanted to reach the mosque while worshippers were still inside the prayer hall… 635 more words

Fires rage in Rakhine as Myanmar army blames Rohingya for mosque blast


© AFP/File | Smoke billows from a fire in an area in Myanmar’s Rakhine state as seen from the Bangladeshi shore of the Naf river on September 14, 2017… 620 more words

Afghanistan's Shi'ites call for protection after latest mosque attack -- “This attack could have been avoided. Our government is guilty in this regard.”


KABUL (Reuters) – Victims of the latest attack on Shi’ite Muslims in Afghanistan directed their anger squarely at the Afghan government, accusing it of failing to protect them despite repeated attacks. 1,001 more words

Minnesota mosque explosion: FBI says it is investigating possible hate crime

Investigators are looking for suspects in the early-morning attack

By Emily Shugerman New York

The Independent  A group of women take part in afternoon prayers led by Dar Al Farooq Islamic Center Executive Director Mohamed Omar outside the police tape surrounding the center Aaron Lavinsky/Star Tribune via AP … 523 more words

FBI: IED caused explosion at Bloomington mosque

KARE 11 Staff , KARE 10:42 PM. CDT August 05, 2017

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. – The FBI says an improvised explosive device is to blame for an explosion at an Islamic center Saturday. 615 more words