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United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (the)
News Date: 
17/07/2018
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The government received information detailing the extent of grooming gang activity in Rotherham as far back as 2002 but failed to properly act on it, a review has found. The National Crime Agency’s ongoing investigation has revealed that more than 1,500 girls and young women may have been abused in the

Country: 
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (the)
News Date: 
13/07/2018
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An Ilford headteacher who let a London Bridge terrorist attempt to radicalise her primary school pupils has been banned from the classroom for life.

Country: 
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (the)
News Date: 
09/07/2018
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Schools must not allow minority groups with a “sense of religious or cultural entitlement” to dictate their policies on the wearing of hijabs or what is taught to pupils, the head of Ofsted will warn today. The Telegraphreports

Country: 
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (the)
News Date: 
04/07/2018
Summary: 

Sarah Champion, the founder of the Dare2Care child abuse campaign, stated that:

“From my experience and talking to people from all over Britain, this crime is going on in every town and every city. The numbers of both suspects and victims is not a surprise to me. What I’m surprised about, however, is that you haven’t had many prosecutions based on that. If they have identified these 27 people, but nothing came of it, why did they get it so wrong? It’s unacceptable.”

Country: 
Nigeria
News Date: 
03/07/2018
Summary: 

Church leaders in Nigeria have said that Christians are experiencing "pure genocide" as 6,000 people, mostly women and children, have been murdered by Fulani radicals since January. "What is happening in Plateau state and other select states in Nigeria is pure genocide and must be stopped immediately," said the Christian Association of Nigeria and church denominational heads in Plateau State in a press release last week.

Country: 
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (the)
News Date: 
03/07/2018
Summary: 

An imam who beat and slapped his pupils as a form of punishment has been jailed for 17 months. Police say Abdul Rauf, 51, believed he was 'untouchable' as bullied and tormented children at a mosque Crawford Street, Rochdale, the MEN reports.

Country: 
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (the)
News Date: 
22/06/2018
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The headteacher of an independent Islamic school has been forced out to spare it from closure after a raid by armed police uncovered weapons and more than £400,000 in cash at a flat in the grounds. Officers were called to the Darul Uloom school in Chislehurst on May 30 after reports of a man brandishing a gun. Headteacher’s son Yusuf Musa, who was the school’s designated safeguarding staff member, was arrested in connection with the incident. 

Country: 
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (the)
News Date: 
12/06/2018
Summary: 

A Muslim journalist has revealed how significant sections of his own community are “obsessed” in pushing the belief that all non-Muslims are going to hell.

In worrying revelations, Amjad Malik also claimed Muslims were being taught by Islamic scholars in private from an early age to believe all non-Muslims were going to “reside in the hellfire” but were routinely advised not to say it in public for fear of “upsetting the locals”.

Country: 
Somalia
News Date: 
07/03/2014
Summary: 

In a country where one-third of the victims of sexual crimes are children, police training and a "zero-tolerance policy" can go a long way. Although rape in Somalia has received increased government and international attention over the last year, the situation for women and girls remains bleak. Our research found that armed assailants, including members of state security forces, operate with impunity as they sexually assault, rape, shoot and stab women. Women and girls living in the capital’s dire displacement camps are abused in their makeshift homes and as they walk to market, tend to the

Country: 
United States of America (the)
News Date: 
29/05/2018
Summary: 

A retired Florida teacher contacted Clarion Project after we published the article “Why Is This Being Taught in Public Schools?” That piece told the story of a West Virginia parent who was upset after his daughter was asked to write the shahada, the Islamic declaration of faith, as part of “calligraphy practice” in her world religion class.

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