Tunisia

Politician’s Remarks About Female Circumcision Spark Outrage

Tunisia Live 12 March 2013
By Roua Khlifi

Habib Ellouz, an Ennahdha member of the National Constituent Assembly, recently stated in a newspaper interview that female circumcision is "an aesthetic surgery,” prompting

 

Qaradawi Organization Tunisa Seminar On Women Features Notorious Anti-Semite

The International Union of Muslim Scholars (IUMS) has reported that an international seminar held in Tunisia during November 2012 included Dr. Salah Sultan, a notorious

 

Tunisia 'Harlem Shake' sparks punch-up

FRANCE 24 28 February 2013

An electro-dance craze that has gone viral on the Internet is sparking insults and fisticuffs in Tunisia, where secularists and Islamists are battling for the soul of a nation

 

Ansar al Sharia Tunisia launches new web site

The Long War Journal 26 February 2013
By Thomas Joscelyn

Ansar al Sharia Tunisia, the al Qaeda-linked extremist group responsible for the Sept. 14, 2012 assault on the US Embassy in Tunis, has launched a new web site. The group

 

Islamic Assassination - Silencing Freedom Fighters

Algemeiner 22 February 2013
By Raymond Ibrahim

unisia, one of the most secular Arab countries in modern times—and the first country to experience the "Arab Spring”—was also recently the first Arab country to experience a

 

War on Women: Taliban Kill 20% More Women and Girls

FrontPage Magazine 22 February 2013
By Daniel Greenfield

…Islam. Fighting the War on Women since the year 610.

Afghanistan is going really well, as you might have heard. The negotiations with the Taliban are going smoothly and they just put in a bid to kill 20 percent more women and girls in the new united Afghan government.

 

Tunisia: Salafist Street Patrols Worry Locals

AllAfrica.com 21 February 2013
By Monia Ghanmi

The phenomenon of Salafist security details patrolling cities and neighbourhoods has many citizens wondering whether Ansar al-Sharia is trying to take over law and order in

 

Radical Islam on the rise in Tunisia

The Voice of Russia 14 February 2013

Hamdy Hassan, the Director of the Center for African Future Studies in the UAE, talks about the causes behind Tunisia's turn towards religious radicalism. I have some

 

Not all Tunisia secularists part company with Islamists

The Voice of Russia 12 February 2013

The secularist Tunisian party of President Moncef Marzouki has suspended action on its decision to shut the door on the Islamist-led Cabinet of Prime Minister Hamadi Al-Jebali. (continue reading...)

 

Tunisian Opposition Leader Killed Amid Tensions

TIME 7 February 2013

A Tunisian opposition leader critical of the Islamist-led government and violence by radical Muslims was shot to death Wednesday — the first political assassination in

 

Salafist leader says Tunisia 'obeying' West

FRANCE 24 6 February 2013

A Tunisian Salafist leader wanted for deadly violence said the government is in thrall to Western powers, according to an interview banned by the authorities but posted

 

Tunisia jails 16 Islamists for one month over art violence

FRANCE 24 17 January 2013

A Tunisian court has handed one-month jail terms to 16 people implicated in violence last June linked to an art exhibit that was deemed offensive to Islam, official media

 

Four held in London over suspected Syria links

The Guardian 11 January 2013
By Caroline Davies

Four men have been arrested, including one at Gatwick airport, as part of investigations into people travelling to Syria in support of alleged terrorist activity. A

 

Upheaval In Islamic World Greatest Threat To Christians In 2013

Cross Rhythms 10 January 2013

Continuing upheaval in the Islamic world looks set to pose the greatest threat to Christians in 2013, believes Release International, which serves persecuted Christians

 

Report points to 100 million persecuted Christians

Deutsche Welle 9 January 2013

The non-denominational Christian relief organization Open Doors has said about 100 million Christians face persecution around the world. The group pointed to an increase in

 

Video: Muslim slave market footage from the 1960`s

The Muslim Issue 8 January 2013

From Africa to Qatar, this old documentary show footage of a Muslim slave market. In the clip African Muslims themselves are buying and selling other Africans as slaves.

 

Ethnic cleansing (of Jews) in the Middle East

Israel Matzav 7 December 2012

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Tunisia protest call follows violence in capital

gulfnews.com 7 December 2012

Tunis: Tunisia’s largest union called on Wednesday for a general protest strike next week against the Islamist-led government in an escalation of protests that resulted in

 

40 Tunisia Islamists still on hunger strike

gulfnews.com 28 November 2012

At least 40 Tunisian Islamist prisoners are still on hunger strike, the justice ministry told AFP on Monday, hours after announcing that the almost two-week protest had

 
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