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Russia bans Facebook ‘counter-extremism’ page

Russia has banned Facebook “counter-terrorism” pages, following a string of deadly attacks that have targeted the country’s largest mosque and its iconic, Kremlin-backed leader.The ban comes as the Kremlin struggles to contain a wave of violence targeting its security forces and its allies in the region.In June, a gunman opened fire on a police checkpoint

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How to make your own mosque

AUSTIN, Texas—The Islamic Center of Austin is one of a handful of U.S. mosques that have been forced to close by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) for “no other reason” than the group’s inclusion in a list of “terrorism” targets.In a statement released Thursday, the Islamic Center in Austin said it was “disappointed that

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Pakistani mosque foundation to build an Islamic museum in US

Pakistan’s Islamic Foundation for Cultural and Educational Heritage (FICCEH) has announced plans to build a new museum in the United States, in an effort to revive the country’s ancient Muslim heritage.In a statement issued on Friday, the foundation said that the building of the museum would be in line with the project of the Islamic