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29. ‘Umar al-Nasir . . . from supplying ammunition to mujahids in Belgium to spying on them for the French

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29. ‘Umar al-Nāsir . . . from supplying ammunition to mujāhids in Belgium to spying on them for the French
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p. 15
Date of source: 
12-05-2008
Author: 
Not mentioned
Reviewer: 
Tamir Shukri
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The author presents a series of three articles reviewing memoirs of Moroccan ‘Umar al-Nāsir – the pseudonym of a spy who infiltrated al-Qā‘idah in Afghanistan at the behest of European intelligence agencies.

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9. The innocence of religions from false explanations and political purposes

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9. The innocence of religions from false explanations and political purposes
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p. 10
Date of source: 
15-05-2008
Author: 
Raja’i ‘Atiyyah
Reviewer: 
Nuhayr ‘Ismat
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Rajā’ī ‘Atiyyah writes about false explanations of religious texts that serve political purposes.

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13. Freedom … but an American one

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13. Freedom … but an American one
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p. 9
Date of source: 
08-05-2008
Author: 
Sami Hamid
Reviewer: 
Nuhayr ‘Ismat
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Sāmī Hāmid reports about the latest U.S. report regarding freedom of religion in Egypt.

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35. Al-Qa‘idah responds to offensive ’Fitná movie by a documentary about the American wars’ victims

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35. Al-Qā‘idah responds to offensive ’Fitná movie by a documentary about the American wars’ victims
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p. 3
Date of source: 
28-04-2008
Author: 
Hisham ‘Umar ‘Abd al-Rahim
Reviewer: 
Katia Saqqa
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A Web site allegedly related to al-Qā‘idah shows a 10-minute film depicting the catastrophic results of the American and Israeli attacks in different parts of the world.

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26. Search operations in Germany for chasing Islamists

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26. Search operations in Germany for chasing Islamists
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p. 16
Date of source: 
24-04-2008
Author: 
Not mentioned
Reviewer: 
Nirmin al-‘Awadi
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German police carry out search operations to catch Islamists suspected of inciting jihād while the Danish government decides to close its embassies in Algeria and Afghanistan out of fear of attacks.

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19. Egyptians Against Religious Discrimination; a successful conference in spite of everything

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19. Egyptians Against Religious Discrimination; a successful conference in spite of everything
Date of source: 
15-04-2008
Author: 
Katia Saqqa
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The recent controversial Egyptians Against Religious Discrimination conference was prevented from taking place by force. The following lines shed light on the conference’s recommendations and the press controversy it aroused.

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25. The phobia war between Islam and the West; is there a winner?

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25. The phobia war between Islam and the West; is there a winner?
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p. 27
Date of source: 
08-04-2008
Author: 
Hudá al-Salih, Nahid Andijani
Reviewer: 
Katia Saqqa
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Islamophobia vs. Westophobia; two postmodern terms. The article presents Muslims’ points of view toward the issue. Dialogue and moderation seem to be the key issues for eliminating the two terms used by fundamentalists on both sides, as most of the people in the following text explained.

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59. Religious education in the balance

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59. Religious education in the balance
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p. 5
Date of source: 
20-04-2008
Author: 
Tarek Heggy
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The article discusses the percentage of Egyptians that are sent to receive a religious education.

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33. “Religious education”...on a scale

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33. “Religious education”...on a scale
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p. 11
Date of source: 
20-03-2008
Author: 
Tarek Heggy
Reviewer: 
Tamir Shukri
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Tarek Heggy writes on the phenomenon of the increase in the number of students attending religious educational institutes.

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15. Are Muslims allowed to be recruited into the armies of foreign countries?

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15. Are Muslims allowed to be recruited into the armies of foreign countries?
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pp. 28, 29
Date of source: 
05-03-2008
Author: 
Muhammad Nur
Reviewer: 
Nirmin al-‘Awadi.
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The issue of Muslims who are recruited into foreign armies and their participation in the wars taking place in Muslim countries is under discussion by the Azhar’s Islamic Research Academy.

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