Furthermore, since Iran is a Shiite-dominated country, it is seen by Russia as a balancing factor against Islamist Sunni groups in the Caucasus.
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Back in 2015, the Russians were fighting NATO-backed rebel groups and Islamic State (DAESH).
Islamabad's balancing act is simpler than that of New Delhi: its relationship with the U.
Yet, despite considerable efforts, thus far, Morocco has not yet managed to host the coveted cup; Morocco is busy with selling a positive image of its status as a moderate, pro-Western Muslim country, and one that spearheads the fight against “Islamist terrorism.
To be precise, unrest in China’s western province Xinjiang and its bordering with the Islamic republics of Central Asia, which are rich in oil and gas; the vacuum created in the region with the retreat of Moscow; and the military withdrawal of Washington from Afghanistan prompted the Chinese to come up with a developmental strategy through which they can address the country’s core concerns of threat of terrorism, instability in the wider region, and effective exploitation of the regional hydrocarbon resources.
In addition to the minor parties NPD (National Democratic Party of Germany) and Der Dritte Weg (The Third Path) or the right-wing extremist movements PEGIDA (Patriotic Europeans Against the Islamization of the Occident) and Identitäre Bewegung (Identitarian movement), the AfD (Alternative for Germany) is a symbol of how strongly right-wing extremism is present at the political level in Germany.
Statistically, no matter how dire the situation, agreed-upon expert knowledge in the field of social work, such as from reputable Canadian Islamic scholar, academic and social worker, with expertise in child welfare, Sadique Pathan, clearly states that "it's better to keep families together and intervene in other ways to ensure child safety.
This problem has led to the decline of the aforementioned welfare state paradigm, inter alia, triggered the rise of anti-migrant sentiments and xenophobia, Islamophobia, and racism, hereby shrinking the so-called liberal values of the Swedish social democracy.
n January 2020, a military strike by the United States assassinated Qasem Soleimani, the former commander of the elite Quds Force of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, and Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis, then deputy head of an Iraqi paramilitary organization known as the Popular Mobilization Forces (PMU).
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In fact, India’s ruling party - Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) – says its working on a “strong law” to combat religious conversion in several states, including Karnataka and Uttar Pradesh, while promising prison sentences of up to 10 years for those found guilty of converting others by “force” or “fraudulent methods,” despite there been zero evidence Hindus are being lured or forced against their will into Christianity or Islam, which is why critics have described these proposed laws as the “Nazification of India’s laws.
Here, I will discuss the three main countries that have been involved in arms trafficking, directly and indirectly, in the Yemen civil war: Saudi Arabia, the UAE, and the Islamic Republic of Iran.
Given the legacy of WW II, it was unknown whether support for the AfD, Germany’s first far-right party in recent times, would continue given the fact that violations of Muslims’ rights and attacks against Muslims, Islamic organizations, and foreigners have been increasing across the country.
Whereas the past 20 years, there's been very specific anti-Muslim hatred, Islamophobia that will target you even if you were white, it doesn’t matter.
It is striking that none of the concerned mayors has wondered whether they are allowed to single out only one religion, namely Islam, for investigation.
The new catchphrases “Stop Immigration!” and “Defend Italians from the invasion” feed xenophobic and racist rhetoric aimed at Islamic communities and irregular immigrants.
In addition to the shared cultural and religious ties, both are important geopolitical actors of the MENA region, the Mediterranean, and the Islamic world at large.
The French apology for the Harkis was preceded by honoring a number of them in September 2018, as well as the approval of the “Islamist separatism” bill by the French House of Representatives and Senate in August 2021.