Islam Party stirs controversy ahead of Belgian elections

Source: Euro News

 

Amid Europe’s turbulent political landscape, a party – whose aim is to create an Islamic State – is hoping to win seats in Belgium’s October municipal elections.

The Islam Party got two members elected in 2012, including one in the Molenbeek area of Brussels.

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This year, it will stand in 28 municipalities in all.

Among its policies: it wants to separate men and women on public transport.

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