We have also seen Sharia vigilantes in Britain. In both Britain and Germany, authorities cracked down on them. But now a German court has allowed them to operate, and even if they’re ultimately stopped again, time is on their side. In a few years, they will be able to start up operations again, with non-Muslim authorities too weak and compromised to do anything to stop them.
A court in Germany has authorized a group of self-appointed Sharia police to continue enforcing Islamic law in the city of Wuppertal. The law they were cleared of vioilating outlaws uniforms that are threatening, such as those of Hitler’s brownshirts.
The issue has been brewing ever since 2014, when German politicians reacted strongly to reports of young Salafists conducting nightly “Sharia police” patrols in the city, ordering people to stop various activities, according to the International Business Times.
The men were photographed wearing orange hi-visibility jackets emblazoned with the words “Sharia police” on the back.
They reportedly approached passersby near nightclubs and gambling houses to deter them from un-islamic activities such as drinking alcohol and gambling….
Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere earlier said that the civilians could not patrol the streets instead of German police.
“Sharia law is not tolerated on German soil,” de Maiziere told the German daily Bild.
“Nobody can take it upon themselves to abuse the good name of the German police,” he added….