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    French Muslims took guard at a church in France's Calais during Christmas mass, as the country's government advises caution in case of terrorist attacks.

    French Muslims in the northern French city of Lens made a show of solidarity with the city's Christians, volunteering as guards at the local Catholic Church Christmas mass, French media reported.

    The Muslims decided to guard the church after France's Interior Ministry said that "particular vigilance" should be practiced during Christmas mass.

    "Before the Mass, we invited them to meals we share with people who live alone. And in the end, we will give them the light of Bethlehem, which we received from scouts," Lens Pastor Lemble said, calling the initiative "superb."

    The head of the Union of Muslim Citizens of Pas-de-Calais, Abdelkader Aoussedj, said that he made the gesture after remembering how Egyptian Muslims defended Coptic Christian churches from fundamentalists in 2013.

    "We would have liked this to happen everywhere else, especially at a time when Muslims are stigmatized. That is the true Islam, it has nothing to do with these fools, these bad apples," Aoussedj said.

    The nearby city of Calais has been a focus of ethnic tension in recent months, as refugees, primarily Muslim, are often stuck in the city while attempting to get to Britain.

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    • That's very nice to see. The more of that the better. Muslim organisations across the EU need to pay for high quality PR advice. It's not cynical but sensible for social harmony.
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      It looks and sounds more like the fox guarding the sheep !
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      Zhukov
      US NATO Empire paranoia will soon enough be directed against white American and European political opposition.
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      Nice to see the two faiths working together and breaking down barriers. It seems to be happening more and more at the moment.
    • rogertidyin reply to (Show commentHide comment)
      Dan, Most Muslims are embarrassed by their extremist co-religionists. Anti-Muslim prejudice, like anti-Christian prejudice, is wrong.
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      Michl.0192837
      Belivers in a religion centered around a 'holy book' are 'protected' under islam, that means that esp. chritians and jews, but also followers of some few other religions, may be EXEMPT FROM BEING SLAUGHTERED if they do not convert to islam AS LONG AS THEY PAY PROTECTION MONEY TO THE UMMAH (=moslem community).

      Such a fosterling is called 'DHIMMI'.

      So: here you have a church full of dhimmi with their muslim 'protectors'. And whom are they 'protected' from? Yeah...right!

      This is how you get used to it!

      Btw., atheists cannot be dhimmi. Understand?
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      Michl.0192837in reply torogertidy(Show commentHide comment)
      rogertidy, the only decent way to be embarrassed for a muslim who learned about ethics is that he still is muslim.

      Read the Koran and you will understand.
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      VukicSS
      To all moslem in Europe : " Pack your garbage and your degenerated children's and go back where you came from !!! We don't want you we don't need you !!! If you don't go back you risk your life and life your family !! We DO NOT WANT YOU IN EUROPE and take the F****g JEWS with you !!!!!
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      VukicSS
      To all moslem in Europe : " Pack your garbage and your degenerated children's and go back where you came from !!! We don't want you we don't need you !!! If you don't go back you risk your life and life your family !! We DO NOT WANT YOU IN EUROPE and take the F****g JEWS with you !!!!!
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      Michl.0192837in reply toVukicSS(Show commentHide comment)
      VukicSS, I would never go that far.

      There are Muslims here in Europe who are, beside their faith, decent people. In Germany we had a measurable and well integrated Jewish German population, who have contributed a lot to the good sides of our culture.

      It must be completelyclear to all foreigners who want to stay here, that muslim subversion, muslim law, muslim parallel culture is out of question from now on. No halal food, no veil, no burqa, no minarett, prayers and services and the Koran in his censored version in German. Friday is pork day. If one of them is caught employing only muslim, the business will be closed. Forced minor marriage: all adults from both families got to jail for life, no prescription.
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