First Islamic European state?
Reader comment on: Converting Denmark into a Muslim Country
Submitted by Jonathan Danilowitz (Israel), Nov 21, 2012 07:58
The race is on. Will Denmark beat Belgium and France to become the first Islamic European country, with Sharia law? England, Sweden, and Holland are also in the running. It's a close call. Place your bets...
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|Something must be done [61 words]||European||Jan 26, 2014 10:06|
|↔ The transformation of a once great nation into a stinking hellhole [68 words]||Chairman of the board||Apr 9, 2014 01:01|
|Time to take action [160 words]||Flurby||Jan 21, 2014 01:11|
|How many Muslim countries allow migration? [24 words]||John||Nov 14, 2013 13:50|
|↔ The Muslims are harmless [143 words]||Husein Ali||Jan 23, 2014 11:06|
|People don't sell or rent their land/homes to Muslims in many countries [71 words]||Donald||Oct 22, 2013 09:55|
|Jesus must help us! [126 words]||Kate||Apr 14, 2013 14:22|
|Looking at the numbers... [29 words]||Billy O'Shea||Mar 1, 2013 19:12|
|Not a clash of religions [166 words]||Graham Cooke||Nov 28, 2012 19:45|
|↔ Our Hurt is with You, Denmark [110 words]||Elizabeth||Mar 18, 2013 05:09|
|↔ Answer [41 words]||Kате||Apr 14, 2013 14:47|
|Danish people are too soft [267 words]||Bente Roe||Nov 28, 2012 07:06|
|↔ Reply to Bente Roe [62 words]||Billy O'Shea||Mar 1, 2013 19:08|
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|Charity [45 words]||Pongidae Rex||Nov 27, 2012 13:30|
|Reverse course now or disappear forever [35 words]||Mikhael||Nov 24, 2012 23:26|
|↔ Better start learning your Koran [29 words]||Artem||Nov 27, 2012 10:06|
|Reaping what they sow [101 words]||Apollyon||Nov 23, 2012 11:52|
|Just hot pathetic [100 words]||Timmy||Nov 22, 2012 22:37|
|Denmark is acquiescing to and enabling an Islamic Denmark [152 words]||Charles Stein||Nov 22, 2012 13:16|
|↔ Enemy identities [31 words]||M'aidez||Nov 24, 2012 19:46|
|Stop Sharia [74 words]||Heapologia||Nov 22, 2012 05:10|
|Difficult Issues demand new thinking [360 words]||Non-European||Nov 21, 2012 15:33|
|Denmark will be the new Kosovo [193 words]||Ziu||Nov 21, 2012 13:39|
|↔ Deal with your Gandhi before it's too late [46 words]||Dev||Nov 24, 2012 06:56|
|What Europe suggested for Israel is being returned unto them: Happy Eid! [12 words]||Bernard Ross||Nov 21, 2012 13:21|
|Wake up [40 words]||Seriously||Nov 21, 2012 11:12|
|Muslim take over [48 words]||Guy Macher||Nov 21, 2012 09:52|
|Creeping Sharia [220 words]||Valhalla||Nov 21, 2012 09:39|
|⇒ First Islamic European state? [36 words]||Jonathan Danilowitz||Nov 21, 2012 07:58|
|↔ Now you see what Islam is [34 words]||Paul McAuley||Jun 20, 2013 17:01|
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There can be no two-state solution and no sovereign Palestinian Arab state west of the Jordan, however desirable those things might be. The stark military reality is that Israel cannot withdraw its forces from the West Bank.
Fatah leaders ally themselves with the terrorists of Hamas, and, like Hamas, they continue to reject the every existence of the State of Israel.
If Western leaders actually want to help, they should use all diplomatic and economic means to make it clear to the Palestinians that they will never achieve an independent and sovereign state while they remain set on the destruction of the State of Israel.
by Louis René Beres
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Why does no one expect the Palestinians to cease all deliberate and random violence against Israeli civilians before being considered for admission to statehood?
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