Published: 08:55 GMT Daylight Time - Thursday 17 May 2012
Operation Nehemiah: News Update #46
Country/Region: United Kingdom, Europe
Swedish mosques advise wives: “don't report abusive husbands”
Six out of ten mosques in Sweden gave women advice about how to deal with spousal abuse and polygamy that contradicted Swedish law, a media investigation has revealed.
Britain's “Islamophobia” witch-hunt challenged after Rochdale sex ring case
Following the conviction of nine men for organised sex crimes involving girls in Rochdale, England, Melanie Phillips examines the media’s failure to mention that the offenders were Muslims and the victims non-Muslims, and questions the authorities’ failure to act for more than two decades.
Muslim campaigner says grooming scandal has exposed problem in UK
UK: Marriage conference banned because of diversity fears
The Law Society has revoked its permission for a marriage conference, organised by Christian Concern, on its premises over concerns that the event breaches its diversity policy
UK: Newcastle United planning prayer room for Muslim players
Premier League football club Newcastle United has become the latest to consider installing prayer facilities at their stadium and training ground for their Muslim players