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Islam is considered a 'threat' by millions of French and Germans to their national identity.

A poll by France's Le Monde newspaper also found a majority in both countries believe Muslims have 'not integrated properly'.

Le Monde ran the results under a headline which brands efforts to get different religious communities to live side by side as a 'failure'.

France, with seven million, and Germany, 4.3 million, have the largest Muslim communities in Europe. There are 2.4million in Britain.


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