Mar 10 2012
European Commission Vice President Antonio Tajani called yesterday evening for the promotion of Muslim tourism in Europe. (Just what Europe needs, MORE asslifters)
Tunisia Live “I am also thinking of studying the Muslim religious pilgrimage sites in Europe to try to draw tourists from Tunisia and other countries from Islamic regions,” he said. He pointed to the shared history of Europe and Islamic civilizations, likely in reference to Spain’s Andalusia, southern France, and Sicily, which were all under Arab supremacist rule at some point in their past.
In the wake of the Arab Spring, the European Commission is increasing its budget directed towards assistance for democratizing North African countries. 80 million Euros have been allocated toward financing university loans and student exchanges with southern Mediterranean countries.