Morocco is a leader as regards the financing of French mosques

From Morocco comes there every year nearly 6 million euros to mosques in France.

With nearly 6 million euro per year is one of the countries that place Morocco on mosques in France. From the Moroccan Kingdom there is more money than from Saudi Arabia, which last year awarded 3.8 million euros for the construction of mosques. Algeria provided 2 million euros to mosques in France.

The research of the Journal du Dimanche shows that 80% of the funding for mosques in France comes from the Zakat (poor tax). Many believers provided their Zakat as a gift for mosques.

The study also reports that France 64%, of which 2400 mosques has an area of less than 150 square meters. Islam is the second religion of France and France between 3 and 6 million believers.