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41. Palestinian cleric calls for killing Egyptian soldiers on the border and Azhar scholars describe him as having a mental disorder

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41. Palestinian cleric calls for killing Egyptian soldiers on the border and Azhar scholars describe him as having a mental disorder
Date of source: 
14-04-2008
Author: 
Tamir Shukri
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A Palestinian shaykh from the city of Khān Yūnus has issued a fatwá calling for Egyptian troops on the Egypt-Gaza border to be killed if they resist any Palestinian overthrow of the border fence.

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57. The Guardian: Western policies are hurting Middle-East Christians

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57. The Guardian: Western policies are hurting Middle-East Christians
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p. 5
Date of source: 
19-04-2008
Author: 
Nafisah al-Sabagh
Reviewer: 
Nirmin al-‘Awadi
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The Archbishop of Canterbury has claimed that Christians in the Middle East are suffering as a result of being associated with British and U.S foreign policy.

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67. The issue of Arab Jews at the Association for Historical Studies

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67. The issue of Arab Jews at the Association for Historical Studies
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p. 9
Date of source: 
19-04-2008
Author: 
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Reviewer: 
Nirmin al-‘Awadi
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A conference will be held by the Egyptian Association for Historical Studies to discuss allegations of the Zionist movement against the Arab regimes.

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68. A King David museum for rigging history!!

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68. A King David museum for rigging history!!
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p. 26
Date of source: 
19-04-2008
Author: 
Safa’ ‘Ashur
Reviewer: 
Tamir Shukri
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The author reviews the newly established King David Museum and Genealogy Center in Jerusalem, believing that it was built to wipe out the Arab identity of the city by corrupting historical facts.

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70. Female Azhar scholars support holding Baha’i conferences in Egypt!

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70. Female Azhar scholars support holding Bahā’ī conferences in Egypt!
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p. 14
Date of source: 
18-04-2008
Author: 
Samar al-Hulw
Reviewer: 
Tamir Shukri
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Muslim scholars have debated a recent Bahā’ī conference that was held in Egypt.

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46. “It is a provocative act against Muslims,” Muslim scholars say, commenting on the baptism of an Egyptian-born Italian Muslim

39. You are the church’s trouble-maker!

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39. You are the church’s trouble-maker!
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p. 8
Date of source: 
28-03-2008
Author: 
Kamal Zakhir
Reviewer: 
Katia Saqqa
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Kamāl Zākhir bemoans the current situation of the Coptic Church and criticizes theocracy, supporting his argument by citing examples from the Holy Bible.

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9. The Virgin Mary did not transfigure; we made her transfigure

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9. The Virgin Mary did not transfigure; we made her transfigure
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p. 9
Date of source: 
24-03-2008
Author: 
Muhammd al-Baz
Reviewer: 
Katia Saqqa
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“Miracles happen when people decide they do.” Al-Bāz argues that the famous miraculous apparition of the Holy Virgin in 1968 was the product of the historical and social situation and served the church, the people as well as the political leadership.

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35. The story of the fake monk who tried to create conflict between Pope Kyrillos and ‘Abd al-Nasir

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35. The story of the fake monk who tried to create conflict between Pope Kyrillos and ‘Abd al-Nāsir
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p. 15
Date of source: 
15-03-2008
Author: 
Rober al-Faris
Reviewer: 
Katia Saqqa
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A defrocked monk distorted a letter in the name of Late Pope Kyrillos VI, addressed to Ben Gurion, the Israeli prime minister at the time. It was proved that the fake monk was seeking revenge against the church authorities that rejected him from a monastic life.

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34. Islamists Leave Israel No Choice

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34. Islamists Leave Israel No Choice
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p. 4
Date of source: 
16-03-2008
Author: 
Greg Sheridan
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The article reflects on the current situation in Israel and Palestine. The author discusses the various strategies that Hamās and Fatah are taking and analyzes the possible different Israeli reactions to the situation.

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