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Islamic Revolt

  • Ankie Hoogvelt
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Abstract

Today there are 28 countries in the world, with a total population of 836 million, in which Muslims have an overall majority. Many more countries have sizeable Muslim minorities. The total world Muslim population is around 1.2 billion, or one-quarter of the total world population. And even in Europe, heartland of Christianity, Muslim immigration and conversion has led to Islam being the second largest religion.

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Gulf Cooperation Council Religious Authority Islamic World Muslim Brotherhood Islamic Scholar 
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