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Huge Islamist Protests In Bangladesh & Indonesia Demand Governments Sever Ties With France

Monday witnessed demonstrations unprecedented in size by hardline Muslims in Bangladesh as tens of thousands flooded the center of Dhaka, the capital city. The country’s largest Islamist group, Hefazat-e-Islam, is pressuring the government to sever all diplomatic and economic ties with France over accusations that President Emmanuel Macron made ‘anti-Islamic’ statements after recent terror attacks wherein he condemned “Islamist…

France Bans Turkish Ultra-Nationalist ‘Grey Wolves’ Group After Mobs Target Armenians

The French government on Monday announced a ban on the Turkish ultra-nationalist ‘Grey Wolves’ group – the latest in the ongoing tit-for-tat feud between Paris and Ankara which was triggered after last month’s two terrorist attacks involving gruesome beheadings and knife attacks on French citicens. French Minister of Interior Gérald Darmanin made the official statement banning the ultra-nationalist…

Italy, Germany, France & Netherlands sign deal for up to 400 million Oxford Covid-19 vaccines – Italian health minister

Four EU countries have signed a contract with pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca to produce enough Oxford University vaccines to rid the continent of Covid-19 infections, the Italian health minister said. Under the agreement, British-Swedish pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca will produce up to 400 million doses of the vaccine, which is enough for “the whole population of Europe,” Roberto Speranza wrote on…