1. Asylum-seeking imam found guilty; called for killing of non-practicing Muslims
An Ethiopian imam seeking asylum in Switzerland has been found guilty of inciting violence, local media report. The imam called for the killing and burning of Muslims who refused to join communal prayers, and also distributed execution photos online.
2. Pakistan: Protests cease after minister who failed to mention Mohammad resigns
3. Pakistan: Relatives kill newlyweds after free-will marriage
Pakistani police say they have arrested ten people for killing a newly-wed couple who entered into a free-will marriage in the southern port city of Karachi.
Officer Qasim Hameed said Monday that Abdul Hadi, 24, and Hasina Bibi, 19, were killed by relatives last week for marrying without permission from their elders earlier this month. [...]
Nearly 1,000 Pakistani women are killed by close relatives each year in so-called honour killings.
4. Vandals cause thousands of dollars in damage to New Brunswick church
So tonight Dad went to the church to turn on the heat, and was greeted by a few thousand dollars worth of damage. We've always had minor issues in this location, but never anything like this. While there is never a good time to be met with vandalism, after the year we've had this is more than any of us have the heart to deal with. This will be placed with Crime Stoppers, so please share this post. Someone out there knows something.
5. How one British women became a jihadi bride, then divorced herself from Islamic State
6. More footage of brawl between Greek nationals and Muslims celebrating Mohammad's birthday
7. Man, 20, arrested over Melbourne New Year's Eve terror plot
A man has been arrested in Melbourne's south-west for allegedly planning a terrorist act targeting New Year's Eve celebrations, Victoria Police say.
The 20-year-old Werribee man is currently being interviewed by police.
The operation is ongoing, police said, but no other arrests were expected.
The man was arrested on Monday after police executed warrants at two houses in Werribee and Meadow Heights, and a commercial property in Footscray.
8. Woman gang raped in Sweden, locals refused to help
Original article in Swedish;
Translation in English:
“Eeew, you have sperm on your face and on your clothes, don’t involve us," they said to the woman. She had just endured a gang rape and abuse by up to twenty perpetrators in a stairwell in Fittja, but nobody in the southern Stockholm suburb wanted to help the victim, Metro reports.
More details are now being published about the high profile case in Fittja, which took place in a stairwell in August of last year. The woman was gang-raped and also beaten up by up to twenty perpetrators.
A neighbor who saw what happened to the woman chose to ignore the event. He stated in interrogation that he has 'learned not to see or hear too much.'
9. UK: 'We will destroy your country': ISIS threatens terror attack on London
Islamist terrorists are threatening an attack on London and the Queen in their latest ISIS propaganda posters shared online.
One image, released on encrypted social media channels, shows an ISIS fighter firing an assault rifle next to a burning Union Flag.
An ISIS flag flies from the top of a burning Big Ben, which also has a large crack running across the building.
Running down the side of the image is a message, reading: 'We will destroy your country, as you destroyed our country'.
The other shows a bloody knife over an image of Queen Elizabeth II, with the message; 'Under observation... soon'.
ISIS appears to be revving up their propaganda machine ahead of the holidays, producing a series of graphic posters threatening attacks on Christmas shoppers in Europe and the United States.
10. Hand grenade thrown at police car in Swedish “no-go zone”
Original article in Swedish;
Excerpt from English translation:
Tuesday morning 24Uppsala reported on an explosion that occurred on Monday evening. Some sort of explosive charge was detonated in a parking garage near the police station, damaging several nearby cars.
Earlier this morning, the police announced that a 20-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of involvement in attempted murder and general mayhem.