Pakistan Shuts Down YouTube To Block Access To 'Innocence Of Muslims' Film
September 17 2012 2:27 PM EDT
Pakistan has ordered the shutdown of the video-sharing website YouTube in order to prevent any further violence related to the anti-Islamic film ?Innocence of Muslims.?
Al Qaeda In Yemen Asks Western Muslims To Get More Involved In Attacks; Says More US Diplomats Should Be Killed Over 'Innocence of Muslims'
September 15 2012 7:23 AM EDT
The Yemen wing of al Qaeda has asked Muslims to kill more U.S. diplomats in Islamic countries, terming the anti-Islam film made in the U.S. as a another chapter in the "crusader wars" against Islam, stated a Reuters report citing a posting on an al Qaeda website.
Pope Benedict Visits Lebanon As Protests Spread Over 'Innocence If Muslims' Movie
September 14 2012 4:41 PM EDT
Pope Benedict XVI arrived in Lebanon Friday amid heightened tensions in the Muslim and Arab world as protests spread, some violent, in response to an anti-Islam movie produced in the U.S. The pope's three-day visit is focused on expressing support for Christians throughout the region who increasingly feel threatened amidst the rising influence of Islamists following the Arab Spring.
‘Innocence Of Muslims’ Fury Spreads To Sudan: German Embassy In Flames
September 14 2012 10:33 AM EDT
Anger over the film 'Innocence of Muslims' has reached Sudan, where 5,000 protesters attacked the German embassy in Khartoum.
Hillary Clinton Condemns Anti-Islam Film (FULL TEXT)
September 13 2012 2:08 PM EDT
U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton addressed the subject of the controversial anti-Islam film “Innocence of Muslims,” which has sparked riots and violence across the Middle East, including the murder of the U.S. envoy to Libya.
Youcef Nadarkhani: US Welcomes Report Iran Freed Christian Pastor
September 10 2012 3:47 PM EDT
Nadarkhani, 32, had been imprisoned for three years and was awaiting execution, but the apostasy charge was downgraded to evangelizing to Muslims (an offense that carries a three-year term).
Pakistani Hindus In India Demand Asylum Citing Persecution
September 10 2012 11:17 AM EDT
Pakistani Hindus arriving in India are demanding refugee status, citing a pattern of persecution and discrimination in Muslim-dominated Pakistan.
Diana: The World's Favorite Princess
August 30 2012 9:35 AM EDT
Britain in the early 1980s found itself in dire need of a happy jolt
Polygamous Marriage Prompts Outrage In Brazil
August 29 2012 11:12 AM EDT
The couple were married three months ago. They have not been identified and have not spoken to the media.
Mombasa, Kenya Engulfed In Second Day Of Violence After Killing Of Islamic Preacher
August 28 2012 12:11 PM EDT
Raila Odinga, the nation’s prime minister has called for calm.
Egyptian President’s Team Of Assistants Include Christian And Female Academic
August 27 2012 12:15 PM EDT
The president also named the first 17 members of his "advisory team."
Taliban Shoot, Behead 17 People For Dancing At Mixed Party: What Other Transgressions Can Get You Killed In Afghanistan?
August 27 2012 12:03 PM EDT
The victims violated at least three of the Taliban’s taboos: unrelated men and women mixing socially; dancing; and listening to music.
Muslim Terrorist Group Threatened Norway With 9-11 Type Attack Just Prior To Breivik Conviction
August 24 2012 4:11 PM EDT
Norwegian news portal VG Nett reported Muslim extremist terrorist group Ansar al-Sunna has threatened the Norwegian government with an attack similar to 9-11.
French Politician Warns Of Growing Salafist Threat In Tunisia
August 23 2012 12:40 PM EDT
France foreign minister Laurent Fabius has condemned the attack on Gharbi’s family as “unacceptable.”
Dom Mintoff Dies: The ?King? Of Malta, A Super-Catholic State More Arab Than European
August 21 2012 1:47 PM EDT
At one point, Mintoff said Malta was part of the ?Arab world? ? a stark symbolic separation from its long British identity.
Syrian Bloodshed Spills Over Into Lebanon
August 21 2012 11:53 AM EDT
Assad is a member of the Shia Alawite minority of Syria which rules over a predominantly Sunni populace.
Iran's Ahmadinejad Again Blasts Israel As War Rhetoric Heightens
August 17 2012 9:39 AM EDT
During state-sponsored protests across Tehran, Iranians shouted "Death to America, death to Israel!"
Pakistan’s Religious Schism Again Explodes: 20 Shias Murdered By Gunmen
August 16 2012 12:48 PM EDT
The gunmen checked the passengers’ travel documents, separated the Shias from the others, marched them outside and executed them at point-blank range.
Kashmiri Women Threatened With Acid Attack Violence For Not Wearing Veils
August 13 2012 2:21 PM EDT
The posters added: “This land belongs to Allah and we will make sure that nothing against His will happens here.”
Echoes Of Wisconsin Massacre: Bearded Muslim Murdered in South Africa By White Supremacists
August 09 2012 3:43 PM EDT
Magaliesburg is a stronghold for white Afrikaners.