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Queensland senator Fraser Anning has called for a final solution to immigration, a term used by the Nazis.

Tunisian authorities have denied accusations made by Italy that migrants it arrested as they tried to cross the Mediterranean were 'terrorists'.

Overthrow govt or lose Hajj, Saudi newspaper tells Qataris

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Overthrow govt or lose Hajj, Saudi newspaper tells Qataris

A Saudi paper has demanded Qataris make a choice between support for their government or their religious obligations with attending Hajj.

'Oppressing Uighur <em>Muslims</em> prevents Chinese Syria,' says Chinese newspaper

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'Oppressing Uighur Muslims prevents Chinese Syria,' says Chinese newspaper

A Chinese newspaper has justified Bejing's ongoing onslaught against the country's minority Uighur Muslim population, saying the crackdown is ...

China delays mosque demolition after protests

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China delays mosque demolition after protests

Authorities in northern China delayed the demolition of a massive mosque on Saturday after thousands of people demonstrated to stop its ...

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Thousands of conservative Muslims protest Tunisia gender equality report

Conservative Muslims in Tunisia have continued demonstrations in the country's capital against gender equality and LGBT reforms.

Usman Butt

Review: The Merchant of Syria

Book review: This is a compelling story about conflict and displacement, that teaches us about the importance of optimism, writes Usman Butt.

Malia Bouattia

Ban Boris, not the burqa

Comment: Boris Johnson's use of racist tropes to increase his popularity is proving disturbingly successful, writes Malia Bouattia.

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Malaysia shuts down Saudi-backed 'anti-terrorism' centre

Malaysia's new government has shut down a Saudi-backed 'anti-terrorism' centre, just over a year after it was launched by the Saudi King during ...

UK prime minister condemns Boris Johnson's 'burqa insults'

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UK prime minister condemns Boris Johnson's 'burqa insults'

UK Prime Minister Theresa May has spoken out against her adversary in the Conservative Party Boris Johnson, following his controversial comments ...

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Tunisia Muslim women still unable to marry non-Muslims

Activists in Tunisia are urging local notaries to act in accordance with the law following reports that Muslim women are still unable to marry ...

Osama bin Laden's son marries 9/11 ringleader's daughter

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Osama bin Laden's son marries 9/11 ringleader's daughter

Hamza bin Laden has married the daughter of 9/11 hijacker Mohammed Atta.

Hacking the hajj: Saudis seek solutions to pilgrimage problems

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Hacking the hajj: Saudis seek solutions to pilgrimage problems

The kingdom's first ever hackathon saw men and women programmers hunched over laptops exploring ways to improve the safety of the annual hajj ...

Suicide bomb attack on Afghan Shia mosque kills dozens

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Suicide bomb attack on Afghan Shia mosque kills dozens

Police said 25 people were killed and 40 were wounded, Reuters has reported.

Erbil's Christians decry 'discriminatory and exploitative' Kurdish business regulation

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Erbil's Christians decry 'discriminatory and exploitative' Kurdish business regulation

Assyrian businesses in Iraqi Kurdistan are facing 'discriminatory' taxes, with community leaders denouncing a history of 'anti-Christian ...

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Denmark full-face veil ban met with protests

Amnesty International condemned the law as a "discriminatory violation of women's rights", especially against Muslim women who choose to wear the full-face veils.

Ali Baydoun

Abdul El-Sayed: The changing face of America's Democrats

American-Egyptian Abdul El-Sayed is trying to shift the Democratic Party in Trump's America, writes Ali Beydoun.

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IS release video of Tajikistan 'tourist killers' pledging allegiance

The Islamic State group has made further claims about killing of four cyclists in Tajikistan, which Tajik authorities say was carried out by a ...

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'You've lost Islam,' Ethiopian PM tells UAE crown prince

Ethiopia's prime minister has recounted an alleged conversation with the UAE's de-facto leader in which he snubbed an offer to be 'taught' by ...

Four million 'mainly <em>Muslims</em>' made stateless in India's Assam

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Four million 'mainly Muslims' made stateless in India's Assam

Fears of mass deportations of Muslims from the northeastern Indian state of Assam peaked on Monday after India stripped 4 million ...

Azmi Bishara

What does Israel's 'Jewish Nation' basic law mean?

Israel's controversial Jewish Nation basic law will have deep consequences for democracy and Arab citizens' rights in the country, writes Dr. ...

Israeli Palestinian MP resigns, calls Knesset 'racist'

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Israeli Palestinian MP resigns, calls Knesset 'racist'

MP Zouheir Bahloul had biting words for Israel's new nation-state law, calling parliament 'destructive' and 'extremist'.

Women like us: British Muslimahs resist

Malia Bouattia

Women like us: British Muslimahs resist

Comment: As Muslim women we are held up as examples as long as our resistance is considered acceptable, and not a threat, writes Malia Bouattia.

Beijing ramped up arrests of Uighur <em>Muslims</em>: report

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Beijing ramped up arrests of Uighur Muslims: report

Twenty-one percent of all arrests in China last year were in Xinjiang province, despite the area making up just 1.5 percent of the country's 1.4 ...

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