Islam in France
Islam is the second-most widely professed religion in France behind Roman Catholicism by number of worshippers. With an estimated total of 5 to 10 percent of the national population, France has the la...
Islam in France - Wikipedia
France Raids Mosques... What They Found Inside Proves TRUMP IS RIGHT!
The deadly Islamic terrorist attack in Paris, France killed more than 130 people. Unlike America after an attack, France started immediately raiding Islamic mosques to see what they could find. After ...
Zineb El Rhazoui open letter to would-be jihadists
The Moroccan-born journalist skewers the notion that France’s Islamists are defending a lost cultural identity, telling them: “You are your own persecutor”
Muslims In France Attend Mass In Gesture Of Solidarity After Church Attack
"Being united is a response to this act of horror and barbarism," said one Muslim leader. Many Muslims across France were sending a message of unity after two extremist teens brutally killed a priest.
Muslims across France attend Sunday Catholic Mass in wake of Normandy church attack
Muslims across France are attending Mass services this Sunday in a further show of solidarity five days after a deadly ISIL-claimed attack on a Catholic church...
After Paris attacks, many Muslims say they feel more French than ever
In the wake of the terrorist attack in Paris, Muslims across the globe have braced for the backlash: the suspicious looks at bearded men and veiled women, the public pressures and policies that at tim...
Battle of Tours - Video
October 10, 732 AD marks the conclusion of the Battle of Tours, arguably one of the most decisive battles in all of history. A Moslem army, in a crusading se...
Septimania
Septimania (French: Septimanie, [sɛptimani]; Occitan: Septimània, [septiˈmanjɔ]; Catalan: Septimània, [səptiˈmaniə]) was the western region of the Roman province of Gallia Narbonensis tha...
Septimania - Wikipedia
Social situation in the French suburbs
The word banlieue, which is French for "suburb," does not necessarily refer to an environment of social disenfranchisement. Indeed there exist many wealthy suburbs, such as Neuilly-sur-Seine (the we...
Social situation in the French suburbs - Wikipedia
Persecution of Muslims
Persecution of Muslims is the religious persecution inflicted upon the followers of the Islamic faith. This page lists incidents of ethnic cleansing in both medieval and modern history in which Muslim...
Persecution of Muslims - Wikipedia
French law on secularity and conspicuous religious symbols in schools
The French law on secularity and conspicuous religious symbols in schools bans wearing conspicuous religious symbols in French public (i.e. government-operated) primary and secondary schools. The law ...
French law on secularity and conspicuous religious symbols in schools - Wikipedia
Islamic scarf controversy in France
The Islamic scarf controversy in France, referred to there as l'affaire du voile (the veil affair), l'affaire du voile islamique (the Islamic veil affair), and l'affaire du foulard (the scarf affair) ...
List of mosques in France
In France there are currently 90 mosques with a further 100 to 150 planned.
List of mosques in France - Wikipedia
France Raids Mosques... What They Found Inside Proves TRUMP IS RIGHT!
The deadly Islamic terrorist attack in Paris, France killed more than 130 people. Unlike America after an attack, France started immediately raiding Islamic mosques to see what they could find. After ...
After Paris attacks, many Muslims say they feel more French than ever
In the wake of the terrorist attack in Paris, Muslims across the globe have braced for the backlash: the suspicious looks at bearded men and veiled women, the public pressures and policies that at tim...
Stasi Commission
The French commission Stasi is a commission set up to reflect upon the application of the laïcité principle. Named after the chair Bernard Stasi, ombudsman of the (French) Republic (médiateur de la Ré...
Islam in Besançon
African Muslims first arrived in Besançon and the Franche-Comté from the 1870s to World War I to augment the French army and protect its frontiers during its conflicts with Germany. During the late 19...
Islam in Besançon - Wikipedia
Charlie Hebdo shooting
On the morning of 7 January 2015 at about 11:30 local time, two brothers, Saïd and Chérif Kouachi, forced their way into the offices of the French satirical weekly newspaper Charlie Hebdo in Paris. Ar...
Charlie Hebdo shooting - Wikipedia
Iranians in France
Iranians in France comprise immigrants from Iran to France, as well as French-born people of Iranian ancestry.
France was a popular destination for Persian (Iranian) international students in the ...
Battle of Toulouse (721)
The Battle of Toulouse (721) was a victory of an Aquitanian Christian army led by Duke Odo of Aquitaine over an Umayyad Muslim army besieging the city of Toulouse, and led by the governor of Al-Andalu...