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Egyptian Christian Teen Jailed For Facebook Cartoon

Egyptian court sentenced Gamal Abdou Massoud, a 17-years-old Christian Egyptian to three years in prison. He as charged with posting cartoons mocking Islam and the Prophet Muhammad on Facebook distributing the cartoon among his peers. Massoud is from the Coptic Orthodox Christian neighborhood in the city of Assiut, Egypt.

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