The French president is being criticised and protests have damaged out in a number of cities of the world after Macron accused Muslims of separatism and vowed not to surrender cartoons depicting the Holy Prophet Muhammad (PBUH).
His feedback got here in response to the beheading of a trainer, Samuel Paty, a 47-year-old trainer, who was attacked on his method house from the junior highschool the place he taught in Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, 40 kilometres northwest of Paris.
In a collection of tweets, the prime minister, whereas presenting examples of the enduring chief Nelson Mandela, mentioned that it is a time when President Macron may have put the therapeutic contact and denied house to extremists slightly than “creating further polarisation and marginalisation that inevitably leads to radicalisation”.
“It’s unlucky that he has chosen to encourage Islamophobia by attacking Islam slightly than the terrorists who perform violence, be it Muslims, White Supremacists or Nazi ideologists. Sadly, President Macron has chosen to intentionally provoke Muslims, incl his personal residents, by encouraging the show of blasphemous cartoons concentrating on Islam and our Prophet (PBUH), the premier wrote on Twitter.
Condemning that by attacking Islam, Macron has harm the feelings of Muslims around the globe, PM Imran mentioned that the very last thing the world needs or wants is additional “polarisation”.
It’s unlucky that he has chosen to encourage Islamophobia by attacking Islam slightly than the terrorists who perform violence, be it Muslims, White Supremacists or Nazi ideologists. Sadly, President Macron has chosen to intentionally provoke Muslims, incl his personal residents,
— Imran Khan (@ImranKhanPTI) October 25, 2020
“Public statements based on ignorance will create more hate, Islamophobia and space for extremists,” he added.
France has just lately stepped up measures within the nation which its Muslim neighborhood views as anti-Islam. The French authorities has mentioned it fears militancy is taking on some Muslim communities within the nation.