The Muslim community refuses to integrate into European society.

At a White House press conference with Prime Minister David Cameron, President Obama went out of his way to suggest that Europe needs to do a better job helping Muslim immigrants integrate into society.

The AFP reports:

US President Barack Obama on Friday urged European governments to try to better assimilate their Muslim minority populations as they respond to extremist attacks like last week’s shootings in Paris. (snip)

…he also warned that the answer to the recent violence must not simply be a security crackdown. (snip)

“Our biggest advantage, major, is that our Muslim populations feel themselves to be Americans and there is this incredible process of immigration and assimilation that is part of our tradition,” he said.

“There are parts of Europe in which that’s not the case … it’s important for Europe not to simply respond with a hammer and law enforcement and military approaches to these problems.”

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