Debunking the Myth of Muslim-Only Zones in Major European Cities

Stories about big Western cities surrendering neighborhoods to control of Islamist extremists are shocking—and totally false
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Entire neighborhoods of Paris, London, and other European cities have become Muslim-run "no-go zones," off-limits to law enforcement and governed by Islamic sharia law. The story, making the rounds since last week's Paris terror attacks, is shocking—and demonstrably untrue. Yet it continues to spread.

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