Germany mulls introducing 'mosque tax' for Muslims
The idea, similar to Germany's church tax, would aim to make mosques independent of foreign donors. Germany's government and progressive Muslim leaders have supported the idea.
Couples from Israel and Lebanon say 'I do' in Cyprus
In both Lebanon and Israel, Couples must marry in a mosque, church or synagogue. For couples of different religions, atheists or anyone who wants to see their union regulated by a civil code, there is only one solution: those who can afford it are left to wed abroad.
Saudis foil attack on Mecca's Grand Mosque
Saudi Arabia's Interior Ministry said a suicide bomber who was planning an attack on the Grand Mosque in Mecca blew himself up on Friday when security forces surrounded a house where he was hiding.
Islamic State publish video of destroyed historic mosque
A video published by Islamic State shows the mosque from which they declared their 'caliphate' nearly three years ago lying in ruins.
Airstike hits a mosque in Syria - social media video
Video uploaded to a social media website purports to show the aftermath of an airstrike on a mosque said to be in the town of al-Jina in Syria.
Israel to demolish Bedouin homes in Palestinian village
The Israeli military says it will demolish all homes, a school and a mosque in a community that lies in the way of planned illegal settlement expansion.
Gunman opens fire in Zurich mosque
A man storms into a Zurich mosque and opens fire on people praying, injuring three.
Three California mosques receive hateful letters mentioning Trump
Hateful letters sent anonymously to three mosques in California with a warning that President-elect Donald Trump would 'cleanse' the U.S. of Muslims stir fear among congregants.