The mayor of Belfort in eastern France says he does not want his town to play host to Muslim refugees. And he’s not the only one. A number of mayors have said they only wish to host Christian refugees. They claim it is a question of security.
The United Kingdom is experiencing an almost unprecedented spike in hate crime against ethnic minorities. Are the authorities helpless to combat the problem? Sarah Bradbury reports from London.
The Islamic groups protesting Myanmar's Rohingya killings are shamefully silent over the persecution of minorities in their own countries. We must not let them Islamize the conflict, says DW's Shamil Shams.
Austria's prohibition of full-face coverings has officially come into force. The government said the ban helps uphold Austrian values and promotes integration despite criticism from Muslim and refugee groups.
In its election campaign, the far-right Alternative for Germany plays on fears of Islam and Muslim criminality. Will that lead to a backlash at the polls? DW looks at the tricky political situation of German Muslims.
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