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Egypt Sentences 529 to Death Over Police Attack

CAIRO March 23, 2014 (AP) By MAGGIE MICHAEL Associated Press An Egyptian court on Monday sentenced to death 529 people, said to be supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi involved in an attack on a police station that killed a senior police officer, in a mass trial that lasted only two sessions and raised [...]

Saudi Arabia declares Muslim Brotherhood, other organizations terrorist groups

Saudi Arabia on Friday declared the Muslim Brotherhood a terrorist group. Al Arabiya News Channel said via its website that the Saudi terrorism list also includes Hezbollah, al-Nusra Front, Daash and al-Qaeda. Two days ago, Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Bahrain withdrew their ambassadors from Qatar for the first time in the 33-year-old history of [...]

Seven Coptic Christians found killed in Libya’s Benghazi

Benghazi (Libya), 24 February /MCN/ On Monday, Libyan police discovered seven Egyptian Christians killed in the Grotha area, west of the city of Benghazi in the east of Libya. Islamist militants are active in this area and there are many kidnappings and car bombings, Libyan security officials said.

Local Muslim calls for sharia patrols at city council meeting

Dearborn: Local Muslim calls for sharia patrols at city council meeting Islamic rage boy!!! via The Arab American News. h/t Dee …a local Arab American took the podium to address concerns he had with the city. The man, who identified himself as Hassan, stated that he lived in Westland but had concerns he wanted to [...]

Eleven Christians killed in attack on Nigerian church

Nigeria, /MCN/ Eleven Christians were killed on Friday in an attack on a church by gunmen believed to be affiliated with the Boko Haram terrorist group in Admawa state in northeastern Nigeria. According to the Xinhua Chinese news agency, Olaramo Maina, head of the Madajala regional government, said the pastor and 10 other worshipers were [...]

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December 15, 2014 Jihadist holds hostages in Sydney café, forces them to raise black IS flag Sydney (Australia), December 15 /MCN/ A jihadist took a number of people hostage Monday inside a café in the city of Sydney and forced some of them to raise the black flag, taken as a banner by the Islamic [...]