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Europe and its far-right politics

masovna-grobnica002It might be good advice that with Auschwitz, where young Austrians were taken to historic lessons, they visit Potočari, near Srebrenica, Bosnia and Herzegovina. For, if they failed to connect the Holocaust with the extreem right political trends in their homelands, then a regular organized excurisons to Potočari Memorial, wehere thousands of victims of the genocide commited in the heart of Europe lie, would be helpful to eliminate this confusion.

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Islamic banking has largely escaped the fallout from the global financial crisis

Islamic banking has largely escaped the fallout from the global financial crisis, thanks to rules that forbid the sort of risky business that is felling mainstream institutions.
But experts say that because of its heavy reliance on property investments and private equity, the booming 1.0 trillion dollar global industry could be hit if the turmoil worsens and real assets start to crumble.

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Sarajevo: 5th anniversary of the death of Alija Izetbegović commemorated

SARAJEVO, October 20 (FENA) - By Saying of the Al-Fatih Prayer and laying of flowers on the grave of the first president of the Republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina and founder and honorary president of SDA, Alija Izetbegovic, the 5th anniversary of his death was commemorated at the Kovaci cemetery in Sarajevo.

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Medals of the righteous among the nations awarded in Sarajevo

On Thursday evening a ceremony was held at the Jewish municipality in Sarajevo in which medals were handed as recognitions awarded by the Museum of the Holocaust from Israel “Yad Vashem” which is awarded since the foundation of the Jewish state and given to those who had courage to save lives of persecuted Jews in the WWII.

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Silajdzic: Tensions are not being raised due to my speeches, but due to the facts

BiH Presidency Chair Haris Silajdzic said that the tensions in BiH are not being raised due his speeches at the UN General Assembly and the CE Parliamentary Assembly but the fact that mass graves are still being excavated in our country, and that this is not history, as well as that Radovan Karadzic is being prosecuted while his project succeeds under the umbrella of Dayton in BiH.

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Europe must promise that it will never again persecute jews and muslims

An interview with Dr. Mustafa ef. Ceric, Reisu-l-ulema of the Islamic Community of Bosnia and Herzegovina. A three-day conference themed “Love towards God and neighbour in words and deeds - suppositions for Muslims and Christians”, was held at the Yale University in New Haven (Conn., USA). The conference was put together as a Christian response to a letter signed by 138 prominent individuals of Muslim faith titled “A common word between you and us”, and in reference to an address, by Pop

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In eastern Herzegovina there is more crying and sorrow than there is joy

Supported by the forces of the international community stationed in BiH, Muslims, Bosniaks, originally expelled from Trebinje and Eastern Herzegovina, gathered at the end of the winter in 2001, in Trebinje, in the organization of the Mufti of Mostar after many years of absence, to see their homes, pay homage at the burial sites of the deceased and to mark Kurban Bayram.
Bayrams feel lonely just like us, the Muslims of this area

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We can speak about an Isl. Cultural Centre in Ljubljana once we own the land

Mufti Grabus: I greet you and your readers. Thank you for your question. I have carried the duties of the Mufti of Ljubljana since June 1, 2006. As we know, the Islamic Community in Slovenia adopted its Statute in 1994. Ever since, the Islamic Community in Slovenia has had its organs such as Congress (Sabor), Meshihat and others.

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The "soul" of the sevdalinka melody has captured my heart and thoughts

Bosniaks.Net: I had a special privilege of attending your performance on May 26, 2007, during which you brought the audience to feel that they were back in their homeland of Bosnia and Herzegovina. You performed before a full house, at the dinner organized by Congress of North American Bosniaks, which dinner was attended by some 800 Bosniaks including leading political and religious leaders who flew in from Bosnia for the occasion of the 12-th annual gathering of North American Bosniaks.

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