What's it mean that an Islamist rules Egypt

Christian Science Monitor 14 August 2012
By Kristen Chick

Over the weekend Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi from the Muslim Brotherhood sacked most of Egypt's senior military leaders, setting off a flurry of speculation about the

 

Rights groups detail rape in Syria's civil war

Deutsche Welle 14 August 2012

The stories are multiplying in crowded refugee camps that dot the Syrian borders with Turkey, Lebanon and Jordan: that women and girls are being raped and sexually assaulted

 

Irshad Manji's Publisher Granted Leave For Judicial Review Hearing

BERNAMA 14 August 2012

KUALA LUMPUR -- The High Court here Monday granted leave to hear a judicial review application to challenge the ban on the book by the publisher of Irshad

 

Riots in Mumbai Take Indian Authorities by Surprise

CRIENGLISH.com 14 August 2012

The riots by Muslim protesters in downtown Mumbai on Saturday, in which two people died and more than 40 policemen injured, had taken Indian authorities by surprise, said local

 

Ramadan under the Muslim Brotherhood

Deutsche Welle 14 August 2012

Ramadan is a time of reflection and piety for Muslims across the globe. In Egypt, this year marks the first Ramadan under the Muslim Brotherhood - and many perceive the

 

Ahmadinejad arrives in Saudi Arabia for Islamic summit

The Daily Star 14 August 2012

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia: Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad arrived on Monday in Saudi Arabia ahead of an extraordinary summit in Mecca expected to focus on the Syria conflict,

 

‘Schools’ set up by al-Qaeda to teach children terrorism: report

Al-Arabiya 14 August 2012

Al-Qaeda has been setting up "terrorist schools” to allegedly confine kidnapped young children and brainwash them into future attacks on western countries, the Daily Mail

 

Islamic Facebook to launch in Indonesia

Adelaide Now 14 August 2012

AN Islamic version of Facebook will be launched in Indonesia in November, giving the country of 240 million people another outlet for its insatiable appetite for social

 

35 Hizb-ut Tahrir suspects arrested

The Daily Star 14 August 2012

Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) on Sunday arrested 35 alleged members of banned outfit Hizb-ut- Tahrir from a restaurant in the capital's Panthapath where they were holding a

 

The European Court of Human Rights and Free-Speech Schizophrenia

American Thinker 13 August 2012
By Tommaso Virgili

The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR), a supranational tribunal based in Strasbourg, France, which was set up in the framework of the Council of Europe, is increasingly

 

‘Honour’-killing in the UK

DAWN.com 13 August 2012
By Irfan Husain

DESPITE the blanket coverage the London Olympics has been receiving, the British media devoted considerable time and space to the tragic story of Shafilea Ahmed. When the

 

Ex Brotherhood Official Showcases Islamist Doublespeak

Right Side News 13 August 2012

It "is no difficult task for Allah" to bring America to its knees, a prominent former Muslim Brotherhood official said at a recent discussion in Egypt. American leaders are

 

Video: Exclusive: Inside the Muslim Brotherhood in the West

CBN News 13 August 2012
By Erick Stakelbeck

I recently spent a week in Europe investigating the Muslim Brotherhood movement in the West to gain more information on how this secretive organization—which is growing in power--operates. During my trip I interviewed two Muslim leaders who have been linked to the group and also visited Brotherhood-connected mosques.

 

A Mosque Is Not Like a Church or a Synagogue

American Thinker 13 August 2012
By Janet Levy

The marked proliferation of mosques in the U.S. since 9/11 should raise a red flag for Americans. Recent controversies surrounding mega-mosque construction projects countrywide -- many in locations with almost no Muslims to speak of -- have grave implications for the future of these targeted communities and areas beyond.

 

U.S. Muslim Soldier Gets Life For Planning Terrorist Attack

radicalislam.org 13 August 2012

AWOL American Soldier, Private Naser Jason Abdo was sentenced to two consecutive life sentences plus 60 years in prison to plotting to bomb and shoot soldiers from the Fort

 

Chicago-area man charged in connection with shooting at mosque

NBCNews.com 13 August 2012

A man was charged over the weekend with shooting at a Chicago-area mosque, in what an Islamic group described as a disturbing act of violence, according to a local

 

Video: Michigan School Sold to MB-Linked Group

radicalislam.org 13 August 2012
By Lee Kaplan

According to the Thomas More Law Center, a sweetheart deal to acquire a school building and land in Wayne County, Michigan should be investigated not only because of alleged improper practices by the local school board, but to find out how the terrorism-linked Islamic Cultural Association (ICA) acquired the property in spite of at least 18 other potential bidders being denied any chance to even make offers.


 

Extremist Muslim sect in Russia charged with child abuse

The Times of Israel 13 August 2012

MOSCOW — A self-proclaimed prophet had a vision from God: He would build an Islamic caliphate under the earth. The digging began about a decade ago and 70 followers

 

More Turk Bias Against Greeks, Armenians

Commentary Magazine 13 August 2012
By Michael Rubin

The White House continues to talk about Turkey not only as a regional ally but also as a model for reform in the Middle East. It has been several years, however, since Turkish

 

Terrorists tell Nigerian president to 'convert or resign'

Catholic Online 13 August 2012

The militant Islamist group Boko Haram is demanding that Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan, a Christian to convert to Islam or resign. In an online video clip, Boko Haram

 

Ten Israeli Arabs Accused of Smuggling Weapons for Hezbollah

haOlam.de 13 August 2012

Israel´s Shin Bet has uncovered a plot by 10 Israeli-Arab citizens of Israel to carry out a terror attack using smuggled weapons supplied by Hezbollah. The 10 Israeli-Arabs

 

Indonesia: Muslims attack Buddhist temples in protest over treatment of Muslims in Myanmar

Jihad Watch 13 August 2012

Because everyone knows that Buddhists in Indonesia have total control over the treatment of Muslims in Myanmar. "FPI Attacks Buddhist Temples During Rohingya Protest," by

 

Notorious Islamic Hate-Preacher Pardoned by Muslim Brotherhood President

Raymond Ibrahim 13 August 2012
By Raymond Ibrahim

Wagdi Ghoneim, the Islamic cleric whose many terrorist-connections and activities got him exiled from Egypt where, under Mubarak's rule he was sentenced to do five years in

 

Security services record Islamist exodus to Egypt

The Local 13 August 2012

German security services have recorded a leap in the number of radical Islamists traveling to Egypt, according to a report due to be published in Monday's Der Spiegel

 

Christie Responds to Critics About His Ties to Radical Islamists

radicalislam.org 13 August 2012
By Ryan Mauro

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, often described as a "rock star" in the Republican Party, has finally addressed the criticism of his courtship of Islamists.

 

Al Qaeda's brutal new weapons: Children kidnapped and kept in chains to be taught how to become suicide bombers

Daily Mail 13 August 2012
By Suzannah Hills

Al Qaeda is kidnapping young children in troubled Somalia and brainwashing them to launch future attacks on the West, it has been claimed. The 'terrorist schools' keep the

 

Saudi Arabia gives US$50 million aid to Myanmar Muslims

Free Malaysia Today 13 August 2012

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah has ordered US$50 million in aid be sent to a Muslim minority in Myanmar which a human rights group said has been targeted by the

 

Time for change: the harms of female genital cutting

The Conversation 13 August 2012
By Keith Allan

Female genital cutting (FGC) – also known as female genital mutilation (FGM) or female circumcision – is widely practised in Africa and has been described by UNICEF "one of the

 

UAE emirate launches Quran website

TwoCircles.net 13 August 2012

Ajman: Muslims can easily browse and download the Holy Quran in Arabic and English thanks to a new website launched by the UAE emirate of Ajman. "Our goal is to

 

Yemen Mufti prohibits watching TV series

Yemen Observer 13 August 2012
By Mohammed al-Kibsi

The Mufti of Yemen, Sheikh Mohammed al-Amrani issued a fatwa prohibiting the screening or watching Omar Ibn al-Khatab TV series that has been broadcasted by some Arab Satellite

 
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