16. Demonstrations Outside the Nūr Mosque Protesting the Shutting Down of Religious Satellite Channels

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16. Demonstrations Outside the Nūr Mosque Protesting the Shutting Down of Religious Satellite Channels

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2010
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43
Article number: 
16
Article pages: 
12
Date of source: 
October 23, 2010
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Editorial
Reviewer: 
Ahmad al-Ghaz&#363l&#299
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Hundreds of protestors took part in demonstrations outside the Al-Nūr mosque after Friday prayers yesterday in protest of Minister of Information Anas al-Fiqī’s decision to shut down a number of Islamic satellite channels. They also protested the Azhar University security for allegedly assaulting a student and called for the release of Kāmīlīyā Shihātah.

Key Words: Anas al-Fiqī – The Azhar – Kāmīlīyā Shihātah