Persecution of Christians

Suicide Bomber of Church in Indonesia Identified

Compass Direct News  28 September 2011

Indonesian police today identified the suicide bomber who detonated eight pipe bombs outside a church building in Solo, Central Java on Sunday (Sept. 25). The bomber, Ahmad Yosepa Hayat, killed

 

Nigeria: Islamic Extremists Kill Five Christians

Weasel Zippers 28 September 2011

Muslim extremists bent on ridding Nigeria’s volatile middle region of Christianity killed five Christians in Niger state on Thursday (Sept. 22) and three others the previous week in the north-central

 

Is Turkey Going Rogue?

DanielPipes.org 27 September 2011
By Daniel Pipes

In a Middle East wracked by coups d'état and civil insurrections, the Republic of Turkey credibly offers itself as a model thanks to its impressive economic growth, democratic system, political control of the military, and secular order.

 

NGO report: 93,000 Copts left Egypt since March

Al-Masry Al-Youm 27 September 2011
By Emad Khalil

Nearly 93,000 Coptic Christians have left Egypt since 19 March, a report by an Egypt-based Coptic NGO has said. The number may increase to 250,000 by the end of 2011, according to Naguib Gabriel,

 

Muslims claim sons discriminated against at two top Catholic schools

Irish Times 27 September 2011
By PATSY McGARRY

FOUR MUSLIM families have alleged their sons are being discriminated against at two leading Catholic boys secondary schools in south Co Dublin. In two instances, the Department of Education has

 

Video: UK Police Ban Bible From Christian Café

Persecution News 27 September 2011

Police in Lancashire have told the owner of a Christian café to stop displaying Bible texts on a video screen, because it breaches public order laws Officers attended the Salt & Light Coffee House on Layton Road, Blackpool, on Monday 19 September, following a complaint about "insulting” and "homophobic” material.

 

Tens of thousands of Copts fleeing Egypt

Elder of Ziyon 26 September 2011

Nearly 93,000 Coptic Christians have left Egypt since 19 March, a report by an Egypt-based Coptic NGO has said. The number may increase to 250,000 by the end of 2011, according to Naguib Gabriel,

 

Suicide Bombing in Indonesian Church Leaves 22 Wounded

International Business Times AU  26 September 2011
By Joseph Alan

The most recent incident of suicide bombing in Indonesia on Sunday left at least 22 people, who just attended the regular worship, seriously injured. The body of the anonymous bomber was found by

 

Prophet of Doom Chapter 11: Satan's Bargain

ProphetofDoom.net 25 September 2011
By Craig Winn
Also available as PDF and MP3 Audio.

The motley crew that slinked out of Mecca under the cover of darkness included Muhammad’s daughter, Ruqayyah. Other notables were named slaves to the House, to Ar-Rahman, to the sun god Manaf, slave to Allah, and to Allah’s daughter Al-Uzza. It was a pagan potpourri.

 

• The secret report on Turkish atrocities in Cyprus

Freedom & Justice in Cyprus 25 September 2011
By Panos Ioannides

The secret report from Council of Europe on Turkish atrocities in Cyprus during the 1974 invasion has been recovered. This report documents the systematic and extensive human rights violations perpetrated by the Turkish army against the Greek Cypriot population, raping an murdering thousands in order to force a mass exodus and an ethnic cleansing of the northern third of Cyprus. Turkey has never been held responsible for these atrocities and, in spite of all principles of international law, is still permitted to keep the fruits of the 1974 aggression, specifically the so-called Turkish Republic of North Cyprus.

The report in full is available for download at Cyprus Action Network.

 

Muslims in Paris chanting 'Death to Jews'

Vlad Tepes Blog 24 September 2011

Muslims in Paris protest the recent ban against praying in the street by chanting "Death to the Jews" and the like - in spite of them being granted a major Islamic centre by the French government, paid by taxpayers' money.

 

Christian Mother of Five in Pakistan Alleges Rape

Compass Direct News  23 September 2011

LAHORE, Pakistan, — A Christian mother of five was allegedly raped by two Muslim men last week, and area Islamists are threatening to harm her family if charges against the

 

Pamela Geller Wins Free Speech Victory

JihadWatch 21 Sept 2011

AFDI/SIOA co-founder and Executive Director Pamela Geller has won an important victory for free speech. Omar Tarazi, a lawyer linked to the Hamas front group the Council on American-Islamic Relations, has dismissed his ten-million-dollar libel lawsuit against Geller with prejudice: it cannot be re-filed.

Geller explained: "This is a huge victory for the First Amendment, truth, and the anti-Sharia movement in this country, which is exposing an insidious cancer that brings progressives and Islamic supremacists together in common cause to attack anyone who criticizes Islamic supremacism with the threat of lawsuits, actual lawsuits, or even worse, violence."

 

Immigrants want removal of cross from Swiss national flag

Tundra Tabloids 19 September 2011

The Swiss cross should be abolished. The demands of the immigrant second generation immigrants Plus Association. ”The Swiss flag is no longer today’s multicultural Switzerland,” says Petrusic. The

 

Turkey blocks Israeli bid for opening NATO office

Hurriyet Daily News 19 September 2011

Turkish objections have thwarted Israel’s attempt to open a NATO office, says Turkish FM, stressing determination to also keep Israel out of data-sharing after a high-powered US radar system is

 

Maldives: Vacation Island Nation Criminalizes Preaching Any Religion Except Islam…

Weasel Zippers  19 September 2011

MALE, September 17 (HNS) — President’s Office has gazetted the controversial Religious Unity Regulation, declaring it an offence to preach a religion except Islam in the Maldives. The

 

Somalia’s Starving Christians Struggle After Beheading

BosNewsLife 19 September 2011
By Stefan J. Bos and Joseph DeCaro

Hungry minority Christians in Somalia faced another struggle Sunday, September 18, after suspected Islamic militants beheaded a Christian convert and foreign aid workers were banned from reaching a

 

Converts must die: imam to Swedish radio

The Local.se  16 September 2011
By Peter Vinthagen Simpson

Swedish public service broadcaster Sveriges Radio (SR) has been reported for hate speech after featuring a programme in which a Somali imam called for all converts from Islam to be killed.The

 

Accused or proselytising, American family attacked by Indonesian extremists

AsiaNews.it 16 September 2011
By Mathias Hariyadi

Jakarta – Only the intervention of police saved the lives of an American family that was attacked by an enraged mob spurred by a local religious leader. Muslim fundamentalists were

 

After 10 years, few changes in Saudi extremist textbooks

Catholic News Agency 15 September 2011
By Benjamin Mann

A new report shows that Saudi Arabia, home to 15 of the 19 terrorist hijackers of 9/11, continues to promote a violent form of Islam through its school system and textbooks 10 years after the

 
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