* 2 posts in one: Netherlands & Bosnia
Bosnia: Two jihadists “disturbed by the church bell,” try to enter church
“Such non-Muslim subjects [of the Islamic state] are obliged to comply with Islamic rules that pertain to the safety and indemnity of life, reputation, and property. In addition, they…are forbidden to openly display wine or pork, (A:Â to ring church bellsÂ or display crosses,) recite the Torah or Evangel aloud, or make public display of their funerals and feastdays…” –Â ‘Umdat al-SalikÂ o11.5
“Bosnia: Radical Muslims arrested for entering church,” fromÂ AKI, November 24 (thanks to DW):
Sarajevo, 24 Nov. (AKI) â€“ Bosnian police arrested two Muslims allegedly linked to a radical ‘Wahabi’ sect after they sought access to a Catholic church in Sarajevo on Sunday. Inspector Dragan Miokovic confirmed on Monday two men were detained by police.Church of Trinity vicar Ivan Ravlic said the two men knocked on the door of the church late Saturday and asked to see inside the building.
“My answer was that there was no need for them to look at the church at that late hour and that was when they explained they were disturbed by the church bell,” Ravlic said….
Â “Gouda: Church firebombed,” fromÂ Islam in Europe, November 24 (thanks to JW):
* Imagine the howling and wingeing if it happened to a mosque!
Four teenagers of Moroccan origin were arrested Saturday evening for setting fire to the Vaste Burcht Reformed church in Gouda. A Molotov cocktail was thrown at the door of the church, according to the police. The bottom part of the door and the doormat were damaged.The four Gouda residents, three aged 14 and one aged 15, are suspected of arson. The fire was reported at 5:45pm and the directions given by the reporter led to the residence of one of them, where three youth were arrested. The 15 year old suspect was arrested later that evening.
Three of the suspects spent the night in jail. They will appear in court Tuesday. A 14 year old was released after interrogation since there was no evidence of his involvement. The police is continuing with the investigation.
A spokesperson of the church said that there are often fights there but this is the first time a Molotov cocktail was thrown at them. The administrator of the church said that they had windows broken in in the past which they put down to street youth….