The Dutch prosecutor’s office is preparing to take legal action against the maker of an ‘anti-Koran’ film in an attempt to ease tensions over the film’s release, the Dutch foreign minister said on Monday…
Although moderate Islamic groups have said the film is “nothing new” and have made appeals for Muslims to “react calmly and within the law,” the prospect of a backlash in the Islamic world remains a distinct possibility.
Clarification: Moderate Islamic groups within the Netherlands are acting calmly. In the showroom “moderate” Islamic state, 53 MPs — almost half of parliament — are calling on Abdullah to cut diplomatic ties with the Dutch for not prosecuting Wilders or killing him or whatever it is fascists would prefer to see done here. Follow the Expatica link up top and see what form of bold resistance the Dutch prime minister has decided to take as Iran’s cretinous officials hint darkly of “consequences” to come.
Update: In other headlines, tiny minority of extremists not so tiny.