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  Shvat 17, 5772 , 10/02/12

Suspected Saudi Twitter Blasphemer Stopped in Malaysia

Malaysian police arrested, Thursday, a Saudi journalist and poet who was sought in his home country on suspicion of insulting the Prophet Muhammad on his Twitter social-network page. The tweet on the prophet's birthday last week sparked more than 30,000 responses and several death threats.

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