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Islamophobia in Paris and London – how it differs and why

Islamophobia in Paris and London – how it differs and why

Islamophobia in France and Britain has intensified in recent years, particularly in the wake of terrorist incidents, such as the 2015 Charlie Hebdo attack in Paris...

Why France Is Banning Muslim Street Prayers

On November 10, Muslims laid their prayer mats on a road in the northern Parisian suburb of Clichy-la-Garenne. They were met with a banner...
France to 'prevent' Muslim street prayers in Paris suburb

France to ‘prevent’ Muslim street prayers in Paris suburb

French authorities will stop Muslims from praying in a street north of Paris, the country's interior minister said Sunday, after a series of protests...

Gunmen attack mosque in France, injuring eight

July 2 (UPI) -- Gunmen opened fire at a crowd of people Sunday outside of a mosque in France, injuring eight, police said. The shooting...
Emmanuel Macron's win welcomed by European leaders

Emmanuel Macron’s win welcomed by European leaders

Many European leaders are voicing relief after pro-EU centrist Emmanuel Macron decisively won Sunday's French presidential election victory against Marine Le Pen, the far-right...
French Court Affirms One Burkini Ban, Rejects Another

French Court Affirms One Burkini Ban, Rejects Another

A sizzling summer controversy over burkini bans in France returned to the spotlight in midwinter Thursday, as a Corsican administrative court upheld a local...

Trump’s Shifting Alliances Have Global Consequences

French and German leadership voiced major concerns Friday over President Donald Trump's policies in a joint press conference Friday in Berlin where the heads...
Paris Mosque Pulls Out of State-sponsored Muslim Foundation

Paris Mosque Pulls Out of State-sponsored Muslim Foundation

The influential Paris Grand Mosque has announced it is pulling out of a new, state-sponsored Muslim foundation, criticizing “interference” in how Islam is exercised...

FRANCE – In Fillon, conservative voters choose a clear vision for France

By overwhelmingly backing former prime minister François Fillon, voters in the primary held by France's centre-right on Sunday opted for an economically liberal, socially...

France and the impossible Trump domino effect

Donald Trump's victory in the US presidential election has unleashed a media barrage suggesting that France was next in line for a possible shake-up...

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