News and updates about Koran

Hostages were forced to read the Quran

Hostages who were rescued from captivity on Saturday say that the terrorists forced them to read the Quran and learn Islamic rulings.

Hostages were forced to read the Quran

Iraqi who burned Quran in Sweden to leave the country

Iraqi refugee Salwan Momika, who stoked outrage by burning Quran, says he will seek refuge in Norway after Sweden revoked his residency permit.

Iraqi who burned Quran in Sweden to leave the country

Hamas 10/7: The teachings of Islam on display (Part 2)

What does Islam have to say about the October 7th atrocities? In part II, the writer examines Islamic teachings on disbelievers, burning people alive and mutilation of enemies. Op-ed.

Hamas 10/7: The teachings of Islam on display (Part 2)

Hamas 10/7: The Teachings of Islam on Display (Pt.1)

What does Islam have to say about the October 7th atrocities? In part I, the writer examines Islamic teachings on raping non-Muslim women and on killing women and children. Op-ed.

Hamas 10/7: The Teachings of Islam on Display (Pt.1)

Planned attack in Sweden

Germany arrests two suspected ISIS members

Germany arrests two Afghan nationals for allegedly planning attack on the Swedish parliament in retaliation for Quran burnings which caused an uproar.

Germany arrests two suspected ISIS members

Makhtub (Arabic)- divinely ordained

The Prophet Amos describes the punishment of Gaza for its sins. May we be privileged to see the fire that devours Gaza.

Makhtub (Arabic)- divinely ordained

Denmark bans burning of Quran in public places

The legislation follows a spate of Danish protests during which the Quran was burned, causing outrage in the Muslim world.

Denmark bans burning of Quran in public places

Antisemitism is enshrined in the Quran

Is it not time for America's clergy and American institutions to confront the blood libel and militancy within Islam? Opinion.

Antisemitism is enshrined in the Quran

IDF orders Koran books for terrorists to be captured in war

Request sent to IDF to provide 100 Korans for terrorists to be captured in war; following claim massacre was carried out in name of Koran.

IDF orders Koran books for terrorists to be captured in war

Quran-burning sparks violent riots in Sweden

Ten were detained after vandalism and clashes with police swept the city of Malmö.

Quran-burning sparks violent riots in Sweden

Sweden:

Arrests made after violent riot breaks out during Quran burning

Swedish police arrest two people and detained 10 after violent riot breaks out at protest involving a burning of the Quran in Malmo.

Arrests made after violent riot breaks out during Quran burning

Following Muslim outrage:

Denmark to ban Quran burnings

Danish government to pass legislation aimed especially at burnings and desecrations of holy books in public places.

Denmark to ban Quran burnings

Following Quran burnings:

Iran summons Swedish and Danish representatives

Iran says it the Swedish and Danish governments are fully responsible for desecrations of the Quran in those countries.

Iran summons Swedish and Danish representatives

Sweden:

Woman arrested after spraying Quran-burning activist

Swedish police detain woman who sprayed anti-Islam activist using a fire extinguisher as he staged a Quran-burning.

Woman arrested after spraying Quran-burning activist

Following Quran burnings:

Sweden raises terrorist alert to second highest level

Sweden's security service raises terrorist alert from 3 to 4, says it thwarted attacks after Quran burnings angered the Muslim world.

Sweden raises terrorist alert to second highest level

Sweden calls for vigilance abroad after Quran burning incidents

Senior Swedish official calls Swedes abroad and businesses linked to Sweden to “observe increased vigilance and caution”.

Sweden calls for vigilance abroad after Quran burning incidents

Former Lebanese lawmaker:

'I suspect Zionists were behind Quran burnings in Europe'

Former Lebanese cabinet member claims "Zionists" seek to "denigrate the image of Islam," to cause strife, and to destroy societies.

'I suspect Zionists were behind Quran burnings in Europe'

Molotov cocktail thrown at Sweden's embassy in Beirut

The attack on the embassy comes amid outrage in the Muslim world over incidents of Quran burning in Sweden.

Molotov cocktail thrown at Sweden's embassy in Beirut

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'Death to America!' at protest outside Swedish Embassy in Tehran

Protesters demonstrating outside Swedish Embassy in Tehran call for expulsion of Swedish Ambassador to Iran.

'Death to America!' at protest outside Swedish Embassy in Tehran

Sweden:

Activists yet again burn Quran in Stockholm

The incident comes as Sweden mulls legislative possibilities to ensure a ban on the desecration of holy books throughout the country.

Activists yet again burn Quran in Stockholm

Denmark seeks to make it illegal to desecrate Quran

The comments by Denmark’s Foreign Minister follow public Quran desecrations both in Denmark and in Sweden.

Denmark seeks to make it illegal to desecrate Quran

Khamenei:

'Desecrators of Quran should face the most severe punishment'

Iranian Supreme Leader calls on Sweden to hand over those who burn the Quran to Islamic countries.

'Desecrators of Quran should face the most severe punishment'

Nasrallah:

'Expel Swedish ambassadors over Quran burning there'

Hezbollah leader calls on Arab and Islamic countries to follow in Iraq's footsteps and expel the Swedish ambassadors from their countries.

'Expel Swedish ambassadors over Quran burning there'

Swedish activist cancels plan to burn Jewish Bible

The Swedish activist who threatened to burn the Jewish Bible claims he was checking for selective enforcement.

Swedish activist cancels plan to burn Jewish Bible

Iran claims:

Mossad involved in Quran burning in Sweden

Iranian Ministry of Defense claims the Swedish activist who burned the Quran served as an agent of the Mossad.

Mossad involved in Quran burning in Sweden

Pakistan:

Muslims protest Quran burning in Sweden

Muslims hold rallies following Prime Minister's call for anti-Sweden protests over burning of Quran in Stockholm.

Muslims protest Quran burning in Sweden

After Quran burning:

Stockholm authorities receive application to burn Torah

Police in Stockholm receive new applications to burn religious texts following burning of Quran that sparked outrage in the Muslim world.

Stockholm authorities receive application to burn Torah

Turkey:

'Quran burning in Sweden raises questions about NATO membership'

Turkey’s foreign minister says Sweden's failure to prevent Quran-burning raises questions about Sweden’s possible NATO membership.

'Quran burning in Sweden raises questions about NATO membership'

Following Quran burning:

Saudi Arabia summons Sweden's ambassador

Saudi foreign ministry urges Sweden "to stop actions that contradict international efforts seeking to spread the values of tolerance".

Saudi Arabia summons Sweden's ambassador

Sweden:

'Quran burning was an Islamophobic act'

Sweden's government condemns burning of a Quran outside Stockholm's main mosque which enraged the Muslim world.

'Quran burning was an Islamophobic act'

Muslim world outraged after Quran burned in Sweden

Iraqi protesters breach Sweden's embassy in Baghdad, and other countries condemn the burning of a Quran outside a Stockholm mosque.

Muslim world outraged after Quran burned in Sweden

Hamas TV claims:

'Jews desecrated Quran at PA village near Shechem'

Hamas TV broadcasts footage which, it claims, shows two masked Jews tearing up Quran at mosque in village of Urif.

'Jews desecrated Quran at PA village near Shechem'

In the West, a burned Koran gets more media than burned children

Is a child shot or burned alive worth less today than a copy of the Hadith burned in a square? The cowardly West seems to think so. Op-ed.

In the West, a burned Koran gets more media than burned children

Israeli TV’s shallow, irresponsible stunt

Gil Tamary made clear he knew exactly what he was doing by referring to the site as “a place forbidden to non-Muslims.” Op-ed.

Israeli TV’s shallow, irresponsible stunt

Riots break out in Sweden ahead of planned Quran burnings

Violent clashes erupt in Swedish cities between rioters and police after politician announces plans to burn copies of the Quran.

Riots break out in Sweden ahead of planned Quran burnings

“Christians, we will slit your throats on the Koran”

Death threats, attacks, assaults have a specific function: to transform someone into a dead man, politically or physically. Opinion.

“Christians, we will slit your throats on the Koran”

PA Mufti condemns Koran desecration in Europe

The Mufti of Palestine warns of religious conflict after Korans destroyed in Sweden and Norway.

PA Mufti condemns Koran desecration in Europe

Islam, global Muslim antisemitism, failed Jewish leadership

Islam, global Muslim antisemitism, failed Jewish leadership

Only Wilders decries the Islam fueling Western European Jew-hatred

Only Wilders decries the Islam fueling Western European Jew-hatred

The immorality of Islamic violence

The immorality of Islamic violence

Iranian Koran Expert: Crucify, amputate protesters per Koran 5:33

Iranian Koran Expert: Crucify, amputate protesters per Koran 5:33 

Erdogan: “Our God commands us to be violent to the kuffar”

Erdogan: “Our God commands us to be violent to the kuffar” 

Actual Kurdish Muslim treatment of Jews today and in the past

Actual Kurdish Muslim treatment of Jews today and in the past

'Quran focuses on Jews so much because they're our sworn enemy'

Iraqi cleric says this always has and will always be true, and that Quran discusses Jews so Muslims may understand 'enemy mentality.'

'Quran focuses on Jews so much because they're our sworn enemy'

Ramadan Koran lesson: Curse Jews and Christians 17-times daily

Ramadan Koran lesson: Curse Jews and Christians 17-times daily

Islam: America’s historical failure

 Islam: America’s historical failure

Congressional Invocation Imam: 'Deceitful' Jews are apes and pigs

Congressional Invocation Imam: 'Deceitful' Jews are apes and pigs

US Muslim children are taught Islamic Jew-hatred

US Muslim children are taught Islamic Jew-hatred

The myth of the non-Jewish Abraham

The myth of the non-Jewish Abraham

The two-faced women who hate Israel - and Jews

The two-faced women who hate Israel - and Jews

The Iranian people's secularitzation is on its way

The Iranian people's secularitzation is on its way

Wake up to the infiltration of Radical Islamsts in elected positions

Wake up to the infiltration of Radical Islamsts in elected positions

Jihadist Psychopath: How he is charming, seducing, and devouring us

Jihadist Psychopath: How he is charming, seducing, and devouring us

Egypt's proposed new law means to muzzle Muslim scholars and thinkers

Egypt's proposed new law means to muzzle Muslim scholars and thinkers

Jews should study Islam, not hate it

Jews should study Islam, not hate it

My breach with Islam

My breach with Islam

Arab-Islamic Culture versus Democracy

Arab-Islamic Culture versus Democracy

Why do non-Muslims convert to Islam?

Why do non-Muslims convert to Islam?

Why Arab-Islamic culture and democracy are incompatible

Why Arab-Islamic culture and democracy are incompatible

On Islamic monotheism

On Islamic monotheism