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UK: ‘Honour’ crimes against women in UK rose rapidly by 47%, figures show

Originally posted on The Muslim Issue:
‘Honour’ crimes against women in UK rising rapidly, figures show Statistics from police forces detailing numbers of crimes planned and carried out by families or communities reveals 47% rise The Guardian, Saturday 3 December 2011 Banaz Mahmod, an ‘honour killing’ victim strangled in 2006. Photograph: Metropolitan police/PA The number…

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UK: Britain has 85 sharia courts – The astonishing spread of the Islamic justice behind closed doors

Originally posted on The Muslim Issue:
Britain has 85 sharia courts: The astonishing spread of the Islamic justice behind closed doors By Steve Doughty UPDATED: 10:25, 29 June 2009 At least 85 Islamic sharia courts are operating in Britain, a study claimed yesterday. The astonishing figure is 17 times higher than previously accepted. The tribunals,…

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The latest WikiLeaks revelation: 1 in 3 British Muslim students back killing for Islam and 40% want Sharia law

Originally posted on The Muslim Issue:
The latest WikiLeaks revelation: 1 in 3 British Muslim students back killing for Islam and 40% want Sharia law By Daily Mail Reporter UPDATED: 15:24, 22 December 2010 Reaching out to UK Muslim community was ‘top priority’ for U.S. Around a third of young British Muslims favour killing in…

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Sunni Muslim ‘Extremists’ Committed 70% of Terrorist Murders in 2011

Originally posted on The Muslim Issue:
By Edwin Mora August 3, 2012 People inspect the aftermath of a car bomb attack in Baghdad’s Shiite enclave of Sadr City, Iraq, Monday, July 23, 2012. (AP Photo/Karim Kadim) (CNSNews.com) – Sunni Muslim terrorists committed “about 70 percent” of the 12,533 terrorist murders in the world last year,…