Violent riots have broken out in Malmö, where hundreds of Muslims have taken to the streets, angered by representatives of the Danish anti-Islamization party Stram Kurs for setting a quran on fire and kicking a football with copies of the quran on it earlier in the day.
Samnytt The police report that they have deployed a large number of patrols and pickets and forces in full riot gear. These have been met with stone-throwing, bottles and pyrotechnics.
The worst situation is said to be in the area around Amiralsgatan adjacent to Rosengård where a Koran was burned during the day. Cars, tires and rubble have been set on fire and large crowds of angry Muslims are running along the streets chanting Allahu akbar.
Below video is the quran-burning:
#ÚLTIMAHORA‼️Decenas de musulmanes protagonizan disturbios en las calles de #Malmö, Suecia, tras la quema de un Corán por parte de ultraderechistas del partido danés Stram Kurs.@samhallsnytt 🎦 Videos: pic.twitter.com/YuLlKlFfKf
— eSPAINews (@eSPAINews) August 28, 2020
— Rahul Upadhyay (@rahulrajnews) August 28, 2020
The rescue service is also said to have been subjected to Muslim violence. According to the police, the situation is completely out of control.
We have an ongoing violent riot. We do not have the situation under control and it is worrying in the whole area, Rickard Lundqvist, press spokesperson for the police in Malmö, tells SVT .
Here is another video of the ongoing Muslim violence in Malmo: