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They don't want anything reminding them that it's not Muslim soverign territory

Reader comment on item: Muslim "No-go Zones" in Europe?

Submitted by Anon. (Israel), Dec 2, 2015 at 23:21

Someone ought to have mentioned this before. Civilians don't disturb them much. However, state officials symbolise infidel rule, which makes it something of a no-go area for them.

Also, it's worth reading http://www.politico.eu/article/molenbeek-broke-my-heart-radicalization-suburb-brussels-gentrification/

He describes what living in Molenbeek is like for a non-Muslim.


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Daniel Pipes replies:

Good article on Teun Voeten, "Molenbeek broke my heart: A former resident reflects on his struggles with Brussels' most notorious neighborhood." Of particular note is the role of the long-time Socialist mayor of Molenbeek, Philippe Moureau.

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