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The author reports the argument concerning the subject of the movie Spooks. The film discusses the story of recruiting suicide-fundamentalists in one of the mosques of Birmingham. It presents a false image of Muslims and Islam in Britain. Thus it provokes the anger of Muslims.
The leader of Al-Da´awa wa Al-Jihad group declared that the group is responsible for the incident of shooting the two Americans in Kuwait. He stressed that his group intends to carry out more attacks against American interests if the US launches a war on Iraq. He added that Usama Bin Laden is...
A recent rumor about a girl in the Rast ān state of the Sultanate of Oman, who has turned into a monster the moment she took a copy of the Qur’ ān, which her mother was reciting it and threw it on the floor, has proven to be untrue. The girl has been admitted to the Sult ān ī hospital in Muscat.
I do not doubt for a single moment that Muftī of the Republic Dr. ‘Alī Jum‘a has been abreast in detail of the instructions given to the Grand Imām of the Azhar, Shaykh Muhammad Sayyid Tantāwī, from the presidency about from the campaign of support for the president in Egyptian mosques, which,...
The new thing about al-Qā‘ida’s second-in-command Ayman al-Zawāhirī tape aired by the Doha-based Aljazeera news channel on June 17, 2005 was that it focused on his concept of “reform,” “freedom” and “political participation.”
Montasser Al-Zayyat said that the fact that Egyptians in Afghanistan are fully acquainted with the mountain passes and the roads of Afghanistan helped them to escape the American forces. He added that American´s revenge over the members of the Qa´eda organization proves that America is...
The leader of the Ansar Al-Shari´a group in London said that the British intelligence service men asked him to use a moderate manner of preaching and that they do want him to speak about jihad but to express an imploring, sorrowful Islam. He added that he encourages the Muslims who want to...
The general secretary of the Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) said that there is only one Egyptian prisoner in XY-camp in Guantanamo in Cuba. He added that the recent news the EOHR had is that the family of Ayman Al-Zawahri is still alive. He said that American authorities are about to...
In Britain, video and cassette tapes inciting the British Muslims to join the jihad against the Jews and the unbelievers [Christians and Westerners] are sold in front of the mosques. Some British investigators believe that these tapes were the reason for the recruiting of many British Muslims who...
Islamists in Cairo and London made great efforts to halt the procedures of deporting Ali Sediq Hassanain, a member of the Gama´at Al-Islamiya. Montasser Al-Zayyat said that he held contacts with Egyptian Islamists in London and officials of the Amnesty International organization to stop...
The author believes that the Jews have exploited the memory of the Holocaust to garner world’s sympathy for Israel. Given the fact that the Jews were not the only victims of Nazism, the author argues that other "Holocaust” against Palestinians should be commemorated as well.
The author argues that Arab writings about the West and westerners are of vital importance for Arab and Muslims and for the Americans and Europeans too, but a problem arises when they are used to cast doubt over the idea of democracy itself and to replace it with despotism and totalitarianism.
The author believes that the Azhar’s Islamic Research Academy is no longer able to play an effective role as one of Egypt’s most reputable Islamic institutions.
It is quiet natural that the desecration of a Holy Book, a Qur’ān or a Bible, ignites rage. It can be ascribed to the human nature that is very susceptible to symbolism and metaphor.
Bahīy al-Dīn Hasan, the Director of the Cairo Center for Human Rights Studies comments on the annual report that was released by the National Council for Human Right which has mentioned that Egypt was used as the CIA’s Mecca to torture prisoners and extort information before sending them either to...
After having kept his own council for a while, the Grand Shaykh of the Azhar, Dr. Sayyid Tantāwī, has finally ended his silence concerning the Qur’ān desecration incidents in the Guantanamo prison.
The American organization Human Rights Watch asserted that religious abuse towards detainees is something common in American prisons and detention camps. Such abuse is not limited to the incident of desecrating copies of the Qur’ān , which NewsWeek denied.
Reports about the American desecration of the Qur'ān, Muslims' holy book, in the United States' detention camp of Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. This stirred the angry sentiments of Muslims all over the world.
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