Qatar wades into the Sudanese revolt 7 October 2013
By Martin Plaut

The government of Qatar is well known for its forays into foreign policy, and is accused by the United Nations Monitoring Group on Somalia of buying the votes in last year's


New YouTube video shows Sudanese woman being flogged

Sudan Tribune 17 September 2013

KHARTOUM – A new video was posted on YouTube showing a Sudanese police officer flogging an unidentified woman in public marking the second recording of its kind the last two


Female Genital Mutilation Campaign In Sudan Slammed For 'Not Getting Message Across'

TheHuffingtonPost 20 August 2013
By Reem Abbas, Women's eNews

In 2007 U.N. organizations, civil society groups and other institutions working to stop female genital mutilation got together and brainstormed a campaign to end the practice


Sudan targets Muslim converts to Christianity

Catholic Culture 30 July 2013

Christians in Sudan, an Islamic state in northeastern Africa, have suffered increased persecution in the two years since the largely Christian and animist region of South Sudan


U.S. Allies Lead in Female Genital Mutilation

By Lloyd Billingsley

    UNICEF, the United Nations Children’s Fund, has issued a new report on FGM/C, female genital mutilation/cutting, that raises troubling questions about the practice and the American response to it, particularly in nations such as Egypt

"Girls and women are made to have their external genitalia removed fully or partially– some when they are just infants, others when they hit puberty,” explains UNICEF, "in the


Female genital mutilation: 30 million girls 'at risk'

BBC News 23 July 2013

More than 30 million girls are at risk of being subjected to female genital mutilation (FGM) over the next decade, a study by Unicef has found. It said more than 125 million


FGM Debate Continues in Muslim Lands

gatestoneinstitute. 18 July 2013

The Al-Azhar authorities stated in 1997 that cutting female sexual organs -- even partially -- has no foundation in Islam, is medically harmful, and should not be carried out. "Everyone pretends like it never happened."

While overshadowed apparently by the general civil conflict over the Muslim Brotherhood (MB) regime in Egypt, the spreading problem of female genital mutilation (FGM) has


Why Christianity is Vital to Egypt and the Middle East

Assyrian International News Agency. 10 July 2013

The characteristic of Cairo that most alarms visiting Westerners is the constant river of pedestrians amid swiftly moving traffic. Residents of this impoverished megalopolis of 20 million dart into traffic with a fatalistic nonchalance, missing oncoming cars by mere inches

My colleague asks our driver whether people are often struck by cars. He smiles and nods, "Yes, sometimes." Some with expertise in the region attribute this fatalism to the


Blacks in North Africa and Middle East Often Face Virulent Racism from Arabs

atlantablackstar. 9 July 2013
By Nick Chiles

As the West continues to train its focus on racism leveled at blacks by white people in the U.S. and recently in Europe and Israel, attention has increasingly been directed at the mistreatment of blacks by Arabs in Northern Africa and the Middle East

For years, observers interested in probing a little more deeply in Iraqi society than the typical Western news stations found that the sizable black population in Iraq endures


Islam in a Nutshell Brochure

Citizen Warrior 26 June 2013

Islam in a Nutshell (PDF document)

The Counter Jihad Coalition in California put together a brochure entitled "Islam in a Nutshell." Here's what the creators of the brochure said about it:

What we have found is that many people still do not know Islam. And they do not want to take much time to learn it. This simple short brochure gives a good summary about the doctrine in 10 minutes of reading.


Africa’s 100 million girls with mutilated genitals

The Japan Times 24 June 2013

For a woman in her 50s, Madina Daff still cannot get over her teenage years. She suffered all of them in agony and shame

Madina, barely in her adolescence, was subjected one of the most severe forms of female genital mutilation (FMG) — infibulation. This involves cutting parts of the vagina and


Pamphlet to Hand Out at Protests and Elsewhere 18 June 2013

The following is a pamphlet someone (who wishes to remain anonymous) wrote for the protest in Manchester, Tennessee.

It is meant to be printed on both sides and folded in half. You have the author's permission to use it in any way you want.


The Least Peaceful Countries in the World are Muslim

By Daniel Greenfield

So much for the Religion of Peace trademark.

With so much of strife and violence dominating our world, and the aftermath of the Arab Spring, its violent protests and repressive regimes adding their bit, it is not


Hamas front company active in Khartoum

Money Jihad 28 May 2013

We’re told periodically that Sudan isn’t really a state sponsor of terrorism. Sanctions against the country are said to be a mere holdover from years ago when the Sudanese


Death to Churches Under Islam: A Study of the Coptic Church, Part II

Right Side News 30 April 2013
By Raymond Ibrahim

    Jesus painting splattered with the blood of Christian worshipers killed during the 2011 bombing of the Church of Two Saints

The Modern Era

After some 14 centuries of persecution and church attacks,Egypt’s Copts ushered in the 2011 new year by having one of their largest Jesus painting splattered with the blood of Christian worshipers killed during the 2011 bombing of the Church of Two SaintsJesus painting splattered with the blood of Christian worshipers killed during the 2011 bombing of the Church of Two Saintschurches attacked:


Sudan’s historic treasures get at $135 million lifeline from Qatar

29 April 2013

The Sudanese tourism minister Mohamed Abdul-Karim Al-Had, disclosed that Qatar is offering $135 million in a joint Sudanese-Qatari project to removate100 archaeological sites


Video: Wealthy Sudanese Now Join Arabs In 'Buying' Young Muslim Girls In India

International Business Times 16 April 2013
By Palash R. Ghosh

Techie from Sudan arrested for marrying minor girl from Hyderabad

The plight of Indian Muslim teenage girls who are "sold” to men from the Arab world and North Africa as temporary "wives” has been exposed by a 17-year-old victim.


Canadian subsidiary invests in genocidal Sudan

Money Jihad 15 April 2013

Despite Sudanese state sponsorship of terrorism and its campaign of massacres by Arab Muslims against black Muslims and Christians, a Vancouver-based firm, Statesman Resources,


Development Aid: International donors pledge $3.6 billion to rebuild Darfur

Deutsche Welle 9 April 2013

Donor countries have pledged $3.6 billion (2.77 billion euros) to finance the development of war-torn Darfur at a fundraising conference in Qatar. The hosts were among the


Peacemaking is a perilous path for Arab leaders

Defiance Crescent News 2 April 2013
By Clifford May

When meeting with King Abdullah II in Jordan last Friday, President Barack Obama was gracious enough to mention the monarch's great-grandfather, King Abdullah I, who "gave his

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