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EDL apes French Nazis by attacking halal KFC

Issue No. 2198

The English Defence League (EDL) has taken to copying the tactics of Le Pen’s Front National (FN) in France.

They have called for attacks on all Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) for selling halal meat.

And they are encouraging people to film the attacks and to wear pig masks—which is what the FN has done at fast food outlets in France.

In a video posted by the EDL on YouTube of one protest, one of the mob shouts, “Who here is a Muslim?”


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