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Swiss woman held in Yemen freed: Qatar

Expatica Netherlands 28 February 2013

A Swiss woman held hostage in Yemen for nearly a year has been freed and has arrived in the Qatari capital Doha, the official QNA news agency reported Thursday. "The Swiss

 

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.

 

Washington Post Identifies Billionaire Leader Of Yemeni Muslim Brotherhood

A recent article in the Washington Post has identified Hamid al-Ahmar as a billionaire who is also a senior leader in the Yemeni Muslim Brotherhood. According to the

 

Muslim Persecution of Christians: November 2012

Radical Islam 4 February 2013
By Raymond Ibrahim

Reports of Christian persecution by Muslims around the world during the month of November include (but are not limited to) the following accounts. They are listed by form of persecution, and in country alphabetical order, not necessarily according to severity:

 

Yemen's Forgotten Christians

Gatestone Institute 29 January 2013
By Raymond Ibrahim

"What do you think it will be like [for Christians], now that the Islamists are in power?" — Ibn Yemen

When one thinks of Yemen—the impoverished Arab country that begat Osama bin Laden, and is cushioned between Saudi Arabia and Somalia, two of the absolute most radical Muslim nations

 

Turkish delegations meets with Yemen Oil Minister

Yemen Post 24 January 2013

Yemen Oil and Mineral Minister, Ahmed Abdullah Dares met in Sana'a on Wednesday with Turkey Ambassador Fazli Corman and several of prominent Turkish representative of the

 

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.

 

Al Qaeda Rises in Yemen's Chaos

The National Interest Online 3 January 2013
By Bruce Hoffman

THE TELEVISION series Homeland aside, the war on terrorism nowadays excites little interest and even less enthusiasm. The killings of Osama bin Laden and Anwar al-Awlaki—in

 

Al-Qaida in Yemen offers bounty for US ambassador

Jerusalem Post 2 January 2013

The Yemen-based branch of al-Qaida has offered a bounty for anyone who kills the US ambassador to Yemen or an American soldier in the impoverished Arab state, a group that

 

Ethnic cleansing (of Jews) in the Middle East

Israel Matzav 7 December 2012

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Yemeni Blogger Faces Death Penalty for Apostasy

Yemen Times 7 December 2012
By Nadia Haddash

A Yemeni blogger who used his personal Facebook account and the Al-Hiwar Al-Mutmadin website to post articles and research that question the teachings of the Quran could face

 

Sharia in action in Yemen: Amputations, beheadings, and a crucifixion

JIhad Watch 5 December 2012

Don't they know Sharia is benign and completely compatible with Western values, as Imam Rauf told us? Well, no. They've been reading the Qur'an: "This is the recompense of

 

Tunisia: Riot Police Fire Birdshot at Protesters

Human Rights Watch 5 December 2012

Clashes between police and protesters in the northern city of Siliana on November 27 and 28, 2012, injuring more than 210 people, highlight the urgent need to reform Tunisia’s

 

Porn sites appear in Islamic countries’ most-visited online rankings

Al Arabiya News 15 November 2012

At least five pornographic websites are among Egypt’s 100 most frequently visited online destinations this year, according to Alexa, a division of Amazon.com that tracks online traffic patterns globally.

The statistic proves particularly significant as Egyptian web surfers may soon be stripped of all access to Internet pornography sites.

Egypt’s Prosecutor General ordered the government’s ministries of telecommunications, interior and information to begin enforcing a ban on online porn last week.

 

Al Qaeda figure comes back to life in Yemen

CNN 24 October 2012
By Tim Lister and Hakim Almasmari

One of the Bond movies had the title "You Only Live Twice," but in the case of one of al Qaeda's most dangerous operatives even that may be a serious underestimate. Abu

 

American Al Qaeda Suspect Nabbed in Yemen

Arutz Sheva 11 October 2012
By Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu

Yemeni authorities have arrested another jihadist American Muslim suspected of being an Al Qaeda terrorist. The unidentified man appeared on a list of wanted Al-Qaeda suspects,

 

Al-Qaida suspected in decapitation of 3 Yemeni men

Yahoo! News 10 October 2012
By AHMED AL-HAJ

Yemeni security officials say three decapitated bodies have been found dumped in an open-air market in the eastern province of Marib. The officials say they suspect al-Qaida

 

Hezbollah Urges New Lebanon Protests over Anti-Islam Movie

RIA Novosti 17 September 2012

Hezbollah leader Sheikh Hassan Nasrallah has called for new protests in Lebanon over a movie thought to be offensive to Muslims, the BBC reported. The head of the

 
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