By Saadet Oruç, Brussel / World Bulletin
The news posted in French Poitiers on Saturday is at the same time the footsteps of a growing hazard...
A fascist group called "732 Generation Identitaire" occupied a mosque under construction.
The group of 60 young people picked up their name referring to the Battle of Tours in 732 AD that stopped the Muslim army, and organized the "action" to broadcast themselves.
Police forces emptied the mosque in the afternoon arresting three.
The incident was criticised by the French Prime Minister Jean Marc Ayrault and the Interior Minister Manuel Valls.
Was the timing a coinsidence or did this attack happen "all of a sudden"?
Two days after the news headlines appeared saying that according to the Interior Ministry report 4000 Christians annualy convert to Islam reciting the shahadah...
A week after Marine le Pen, leader of the far-right National Front, called on the ban of wearing veil in public...
And a few weeks after the UMP leader Jean François Copé made his famous "pain au chocolat" statement...
The ground for the attack was prepared by the politicians; social engineers, scared by the Interior Ministry data showing growth of Muslim population, ignited the wick.
Last year debates over revision of the 1905 Law on the Separation of the Churches and the State took place in France.
The debates meeting was organized by the UMP and the meeting report said Muslıms were not so numerous in the 1905 France.
Islam is the most widely practiced religion in some areas of France today.
That is wy it was suggested to toughen the 1905 Law.
As human values keep eroding, more and more people search and find spiritual development in Islam.
It looks like the growing number of Muslims activate those who think they should intervene...
On the ohter hand, when one hears about "annoying immigrants in the times of economic crisis and people with no official identity", Muslims come to mind first. In the times of economic
crisis Muslims become the biggest target of the far-right due to several reasons.
France hosts approximately 6 million Muslims - more than any other European country,.
According to Vatican's slip of tongue that created anxiety, the number of Muslims will increase greatly over the next 40 years.
Every visible factor becomes a target for aggression.
French administration managed to live down the caricature crisis by easing and finally making Muslims' reaction vanish into clean air.
Such news as "a pig head chopped off and left in front of a halal butcher" that appeared this summer get lost in between the lines.
But such things do happen.
And it appears that at this rate such news will appear more and more often.
They are caught by an epidemic, and they will never recognize that it was originated by themselves.
This virus was transmitted and cherished by politicians who imagined they would reap the benefits.
Translated by Anastassiya Elçi
India has long used mass media as a tool for psychological warfare projecting the Kashmir resistance as if it was some sort of Pakistani conspiracy to destroy India's peace.
Turkey's economy and its internal politics have undergone dramatic changes in the past few years in the Middle East. At this point in time Turkey is the only regional power that has the ability and capability to narrow the chasm in the divided Muslim world.
Islamophobia seems to be rapidly spreading around the world like an epidemic
After 28 years of the Hashimpura massacre of Muslims by UP Provincial Armed Constabulary (PAC) men, a Delhi court decided last week that nobody was guilty of the massacre.
With the narrative of championing of human rights, the lack of international condemnation on another bloggers death in Bangladesh throws a spotlight on the principle of "freedom of expression".
With no conscience, truth can easily be replaced, and our Islamic views distorted as a result of strategic calculations.
Turkish dailies on Thursday mainly focus on President Erdogan’s remarks on creating presidential system, plus a Syrian shell landing in southern Turkey.
Turkish dailies on Wednesday mainly focus on Tuesday's deadly plane crash in southern France plus Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu's intervention in a public row between Ankara's mayor and Turkey's deputy prime minister.
Turkish dailies on Tuesday covered Deputy PM Arinc's spat with Ankara mayor plus the apparent suicide of a Japanese engineer working on a major bridge project in Yalova.
Turkish dailies on Monday cover Deputy Prime Minister Bulent Arinc’s remarks on the ongoing Kurdish peace process plus a religious service held by Armenian Churches across Turkey for the Gallipoli Campaign fallen.
U.S. officials had said that they have been waiting to see if Netanyahu would stand behind the campaign comments nixing a Palestinian state as he moves toward forming a governing coalition
Turkish dailies on Thursday cover a major commemoration ceremony for the 100th anniversary of Canakkale Victory Day plus Deputy Prime Minister Yalcin Akdogan’s remarks on the Kurdish process.
When we randomly have a look at the list of the deceased, the prominent ones are; Umarali Kuvatov, Tajiki, 6 March 2015; Abdullah Buhari, Özbek antagonist, 10 December 2014; Ali Usayev, Chechen, 26 February 2009; Zaurbek Amirev, Rüstem Altemirov and Berg-Khazh Musaev, Chechen, 2011; Chechenya’s Ichkeria Honorary Consulate, 22 May 2013… and many more Chechen assassinations that could be added to this list….
Turkish dailies on Wednesday mainly focus on Ankara's criticism of top US diplomat John Kerry's views on Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad plus the groundbreaking ceremony for the Trans Anatolian Natural Gas Pipeline.
Turkish dailies on Tuesday cover Ankara’s reaction to John Kerry’s view on Syria's Assad.
An important question being asked is whether the new king will seek reconciliation with the Muslim Brotherhood, which has a strong presence in many countries in the region