The Federal Ministry of the Interior in Germany revealed the number of hate crimes against Muslims during the second quarter of 2020, which reached 188 crimes caused by Islamophobia. None of the perpetrators have been arrested despite investigations of suspects.
Media professionals and representatives of civil society organizations participated in a workshop organized by the Institute for Security Studies in Benin. The workshop covered the latest practices of preventing violent extremism to protect Benin from terrorism.
A court in Sydney sentenced an Australian citizen to 3 years in prison for assaulting a pregnant Muslim woman for wearing the hijab in a café last November. The court confirmed that Muslim women have the right to wear the hijab in public places without fear.