NEW YORK: New York unveiled Monday a major public campaign to fight Islamophobia, stressing the equal rights of the city's hundreds of thousands of Muslims.
SYDNEY: An Australian Muslim woman who wore a burkini to a French beach said she was asked to leave despite a ban on the controversial full-bodied swimsuit recently being overturned.
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.