Which side is making the greater, and potentially more dangerous, concession?
"To receive 100,000 kroner from the state, Islam Net must accept that women and men can sit together," from NRK, October 28:
The leader of Islam Net, Fahad Qureshi, will allow men and women to sit together to receive 100,000 NKR (17,000 USD) from Norwegian taxpayers.
"We are aware that the the organisation preaches a conservative version of Islam. We nevertheless think it is right to support this organization because they are known as opponents of forced marriage," says section leader Morten Tjessem to NRK.no.