Riots in Sweden after politician blocked from Quran Burning Rally

Stockholm – Far-right activists burnt a Quran in the southern Swedish city of Malmo, sparked riots and unrest after more than 300 people gathered to protest, police said on Saturday.

Party’s leader Rasmus Paludan weren’t given permission to hold a meeting in malmo related to “Islamization in the Nordic countries” where it was rumoured that Quaran would be burnt.

Rioters set fires and threw Stones at police and rescue services Friday night.Injuring several police officers and leading to the detention of about 15 people.

The violence followed the burning Friday afternoon of a Quran, near a predominantly migrant neighborhood, that was carried out by far-right activists and filmed and posted online, according to the TT news agency.

Later, three people were arrested on suspicion of inciting hatred against an ethnic group after kicking the Muslim holy book.

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Indian Actor-Director Kangana Ranaut commented on the Sweden Riots linking it with Delhi riots and Banglore riots. She stated that there is a link between these riots, those who hasn’t offended anyone gets killed.

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