The German cabinet of Chancellor Angela Merkel on Wednesday approved a draft law to allow circumcision in Germany after a court in Cologne said earlier this year the religious rite amounted to grievous bodily harm, a ruling that caused international uproar.
France's Interior Minister on Monday predicted more arrests of Islamic extremists and warned of possibly hundreds of home-grown radicals at large following a crackdown that sent shockwaves through the country's Jewish community.
Swedish police confirmed reports of an explosion being sounded at a Jewish community centre in Malmo, in the South of the country Friday, as the entrance was discovered smashed on their arrival to the scene.
Jewish groups have reacted with shock over a controversial mock advertising campaign for an imaginary weight loss supplement that appeared in an Estonian national newspaper depicting Holocaust concentration camp victims.
Islamophobic incidents increased by more than 14% in the first half of this year, as anti-Semitic acts reached an all-time high following the Toulouse shootings, heard a gathering of Jewish and Muslim leaders on Tuesday.