BOBIGNY: Two veiled women who were told by a French restaurateur that all Muslims are terrorists then forced to leave the restaurant complained to authorities Monday, an anti-Islamophobia campaign group said.
COPENHAGEN: Scandinavia’s first female-led mosque has held its first Friday prayers in Copenhagen, a milestone for an “Islamic feminist” project whose founder hopes will help combat Islamophobia.
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM: Facebook, Twitter and Google are not doing enough to prevent their social networks from being used by extremists for a recruitment drive, a panel of British MPs said Thursday.
CHICAGO: Chicago police mistakenly identified a Muslim woman as a potential "lone wolf" terrorist when she was on her way out of a subway station in 2015 wearing a headscarf, face veil and carrying a backpack. The woman has now sued them.
CINCINNATI: Delta Air Lines officials said they are investigating an Ohio Muslim couple's claim that they were removed from a return flight from Europe after an airline employee singled them out because of their appearance.
Two people were arrested for beating up a Muslim woman in London, for wearing a headscarf.
SITTWE: A senior US diplomat on Friday urged Myanmar to extend "citizenship" to the oppressed Rohingya minority to address an ongoing migrant crisis that has hit Southeast Asia, leaving thousands stranded at sea.
Slain members of Charlie Hebdo were awarded with the title of 'world's most Islamophobic person or publication' in 2015 award