SHAFAQNA (Shia International News Association) – According to Swedish police, they are treating a fire at a Mosque in the town of Eskilstuna as arson. Five people have been injured in this attack, happened on Thursday (25 Dec.) afternoon.
The Mosque is located on the ground floor of a building. Up to 20 people were inside when the fire started. The arson attack happened at a time when debates over immigration are hot topic in Sweden. The far right groups demanding to stop immigrants into the country whilst Islamophobic attacks are significantly increasing.