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Children's Mag Sued for Molotov Cocktail Guide

A Tunisian children’s magazine is facing a lawsuit for publishing detailed, step-by-step instruction guide on how to make Molotov cocktails.

Children's Magazine Sued for Homemade Molotov Cocktail Guide

Libya Security Staff: We Were Told To Do With Less

Despite pleas from Libya staff members, State Dept. removed over 30 security personnel from country in months leading up to attack.

US Security Forces in Libya: We Were Told ‘To Do With Less’

Full-Page Ad in NYT Warns of New Blood Libels

The ADL published a full-page ad in The New York Times warning of the anti-Semitic lies that have spread as a result of anti-Islamic film.

Full-Page Ad in NYT Warns of New Anti-Semitic Blood Libels

IKEA 'Deletes' Women from Saudi Catalogue

Swedish home and furniture retailer Ikea has been criticized for deleting images of women from the Saudi version of its catalogue.

IKEA 'Deletes' Women from Saudi Catalogue

Second Bounty Offer on Anti-Islam Filmmaker

Another prominent Pakistani has offered a six-figure monetary reward to anyone who kills the producer of “Innocence of Muslims.”

Second Bounty Offer on Anti-Islam Filmmaker

Pakistan Disowns Bounty on Anti-Islam Filmmaker

Pakistani government distanced itself from government minister who offered a cash reward to anyone who kills the maker of anti-Islam film.

Pakistan Distances Itself from Bounty on Anti-Islam Filmmaker

Pakistan Thanks US for Denouncing Anti-Islam Film

Pakistan's foreign minister on Friday thanked Secretary of State Hillary Clinton for criticizing the anti-Islam film.

Pakistani FM Thanks Clinton for Denouncing Anti-Islam Film

France to Close Dozens of Embassies Over Cartoons

France will close embassies in around 20 countries, fearing a violent reaction to cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed.

France to Close Dozens of Embassies Over Mohammed Cartoons

Egyptian Cleric Urges Global Ban on Islam Attacks

Egypt's top Muslim cleric on Saturday called for an international ban on all forms of attacks against Islam.

Top Egyptian Cleric Calls for Global Ban on Islam Attacks

'The Government Doesn't Care About Temple Mount'

The government of Israel does not care about the Temple Mount, attorney Yisrael Caspi alleged Tuesday.

'The Government Doesn't Care About the Temple Mount'

Obama Wishes Muslims 'Eid Mubarak'

President Barack Obama wished Muslims around the world "Eid Mubarak" for the festival marking the end of the month of Ramadan.

Obama Wishes Muslims Around the World 'Eid Mubarak'

Muslim Sues Disney over Head Scarf Ban

A Moroccan-born Muslim is suing Disney for discrimination because management demanded she wear a hat to cover her head scarf

Muslim Sues Disney over Head Scarf Ban

Ramadan Broadcasts 'Rife with Anti-Semitic Themes'

Popular television specials airing during Ramadan are "rife with anti-Semitic themes and expressions of hatred for Israel," according to ADL

Ramadan Broadcasts 'Rife with Anti-Semitic Themes'

Hotel Shangri-La Discrimination Case Heats Up

A discrimination case involving a group of L.A. Jews, affiliated with a pro-Israel organization, and a Muslim hotel owner began on July 26.

Hotel Shangri-La Discrimination Case Heats Up

To Eat or Not to Eat, That's the Question

Saudi Arabia warned non-Muslims residing in the kingdom to refrain from openly eating during the month of Ramadan, or else face deportation.

To Eat or Not to Eat, That's the Question

Peres Wishes the Muslim World a 'Ramadan Kareem'

Israeli President Peres releases video message wishing Muslim world “a blessed Ramadan.”

President Peres Wishes the Muslim World a 'Ramadan Kareem'player

Muslim Convert Arrested Near Olympic Site

British Muslim convert was one of six people arrested over a suspected terror plot, just over a mile away from site of Olympic Games.

Muslim Convert One of Six Arrested Near Olympic Site

Saudi Religious Police to Work at Tourist Sites

The Saudi Arabian Religious Police is intending to work in tourist attractions in an effort to ensure tourists do not violate Islamic law.

Saudi Religious Police to Begin Operating at Tourist Attractions

Jewish Fed Cancels Event Citing Security Concerns

The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles cancelled an event by controversial author and activist Pamela Geller, citing security concerns

LA Jewish Federation Cancels Event Citing Security Concerns

'Warning! Salad Turning You Into An Infidel!'

An Egyptian Salafist group warned that eating tomatoes are "forbidden because they are Christian."

'Warning! Your Salad May Be Turning You Into An Infidel!'

Students Evicted for Refusing to Comply with Islam

More than 70 students in South Africa were kicked out of college dormitories for refusing to comply with Islamic traditions and rules.

Refusing to Comply with Islam, Students Get Evicted

Radio Host Attacked for Being 'Allah's Enemy'

A radio host has been hospitalized after being cut 15 times by an unidentified criminal, after he criticized the Prophet Mohammed, on air.

Radio Host Attacked for Being 'Allah's Enemy'

Power Ranger Sparks Outrage in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabians have expressed outrage over a McDonald's toy which they say mocks their prophet Muhammad.

Power Ranger Samurai Sparks Outrage in Saudi Arabia

Sentence Against 'Blasphemous' Christian Upheld

An Egyptian court upheld a three-year sentence against a teenage Christian student who 'mocked Islam and the Prophet Mohamed.'

Egyptian Court Upholds Sentence for 'Blasphemous' Christian

Toronto Islamic School Probed for Jihad Curriculum

An Islamic school in Toronto is under police investigation for comparing Judaism to Nazism and teaching violent Jihad.

Toronto Islamic School Being Probed for Jihad Curriculum

Arab Journalist Blames Radical Islam for Murders

‘Palestinian’ journalist faults radical Islam for Toulouse murders, expresses understanding for security checks.

Arab Journalist Blames Radical Islam for Toulouse Murders

Clinton 'Hurt' By Charges That U.S. is Anti-Muslim

During her visit to Bangladesh, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said she was deeply hurt by charges that U.S. was biased against Muslims.

Clinton Deeply 'Hurt' By Charges That U.S. is Anti-Muslim

Book Guiding Arab Men to Abuse Wives On Sale

A book advising Muslim men how to abuse and control their wives is being sold in a local Canadian bookstore.

Book Guiding Arab Men to Abuse Wives On Sale in Canada

FBI Arrests Would-be Terrorist in Florida

The FBI has arrested a 25-year-old Muslim would-be terrorist who was planning an attack in Tampa, Florida.

FBI Arrests Would-be Terrorist in Tampa, FL

Anti-Semitism Conference Faces Muslim Opposition

A conference that aims to strengthen Jews facing anti-Semitism faces opposition from a local Muslim group.

Anti-Semitism Conference Faces Muslim Opposition

Ahmadinejad in ‘War of the Veil’ in Iran

Ahmadinejad causes an uproar in Iran, angering religious clerics and appealing to women’s support in his attacks on the Muslim veil.

Ahmadinejad Seeks Women’s Support in the ‘War of the Veil’

US Terrorist Aimed at Rabbi

Convicted American terrorist who killed a U.S. army soldier two years ago has admitted he also fired 10 bullets at a rabbi’s home in Arkansa

US Terrorist Admits He Also Shot at Rabbi’s Home

Britain to Free Muslim Radical

Britain will free Muslim radical Raad Salah Monday if he agrees to conditions, including wearing an electronic tag and a ban on public speaking.

Britain Set to Free Islamic Movement Radical Raad Salah

Muslim Group Fights Jews' Rights

A pan-national Islamic group lauds “peace and dialogue” in the UN, while fighting Jewish prayer at the Western Wall.

'Peace and Dialogue' Muslim Group Angered by Jewish Kotel

Pope: Christians are Persecuted

Christians – not Jews – are the world’s most persecuted minority, says the pope. The US declines to point fingers at Muslims. Iran blames Jews.

Pope: Christians Replace Jews as ‘Most Persecuted Minority'

Austria: Yodel Offends Muslims

Austrian man fined after his yodeling offends his Muslim neighbor.

Austria: Judge Rules That Yodeling Offends Muslims

Pigs are Back on UK Kids' Farms

Toy pigs on children's farms temporarily became a political no-no for the politically correct in Britain, but customer ire changed the picture.

Old MacDonald Brought Back the Pig in Britain

Wife-Beating According to Quran

‘Wife beating according to the Koran,” a film from 2005, is a making the rounds again in the Middle East. “Breaking bones is not allowed.”

Muslim Cleric Teaches Not to Break Bones When Beating Wife player

Cleric Calls to Slay Cartoonist

A leading terrorist calls to murder an American cartoonist who did not draw Mohammed on “Everybody Draw Mohammed Day.”

Cleric Urges Murdering US Cartoonist who Didn't Draw Mohammed

Obama Hosts Muslim Entrepreneurs

US President Obama hosts summit for Muslim entrepreneurs, in what is seen as continuation of his Cairo address.

Obama Hosts Muslim Entrepreneurs