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Danish Muslim Ahmad Akkari poses at an undisclosed location in this file photo dated Aug. 2, 2013. (AP Photo/POLFOTO, Joachim Adrian)

Danish Muslim leader regrets role in cartoon rage

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A Danish Muslim leader who seven years ago traveled the Muslim world fueling the uproar over newspaper caricatures of the Prophet Muhammad is back in the headlines in Denmark after doing […]

08/09/2013

Muslims begin hajj pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia

  MOUNT ARAFAT, Saudi Arabia (AP) – Hours before sunrise Thursday, thousands of Muslims from around the world stood in the dark on a rocky desert hill, preparing for prayers on the first day of […]

10/25/2012

Afghan offers bounty for anti-Islam filmmaker

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) – A religious figure in western Afghanistan is offering a $300,000 bounty to anyone who kills the maker of an anti-Islam film that has angered Muslims around the world. The bounty is […]

10/10/2012

Judge: DC Metro must allow anti-jihad ads

WASHINGTON (AP) – The D.C. transit system must allow a pro-Israel ad that equates Muslim radicals with savages, a federal judge ruled Friday. A spokesman for the Metro system said it would comply with the […]

10/05/2012

Man behind anti-Islam film arrested

LOS ANGELES (AP) – The California man behind a crudely produced anti-Islamic video posted to YouTube that has inflamed parts of the Middle East was arrested for violating terms of his probation, authorities said Thursday. […]

09/27/2012

Brazilian court bans anti-Islam film from YouTube

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) – A court in Sao Paulo has ordered YouTube to remove clips of the video that has sparked protests across the Muslim world. In a statement, the court said Judge Gilson […]

09/26/2012

Turkey to block access to anti-Islam film

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) – Turkish authorities say they have obtained a court order to block Internet access to an anti-Islam movie that has enraged Muslims. The court order issued Wednesday to block access to links […]

09/26/2012

Obama: Libya assault 'wasn't just mob action'

NEW YORK (AP) – President Barack Obama says “there’s no doubt” that the assault of the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya, that killed four Americans including the U.S. ambassador “wasn’t just a mob action.” The […]

09/24/2012

Iran official says will boycott 2013 Oscars

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) – Iran’s culture minister said Monday that his country will boycott the 2013 Oscars in the wake of the anti-Islam video made in the United States that denigrates the Prophet Muhammad. An […]

09/24/2012

15 killed in anti-Islam-film protests in Pakistan

PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) – Pakistani officials say at least 15 people have been killed and more than 160 wounded in clashes between police and people protesting a film that denigrates Islam’s Prophet Muhammad. Officials at […]

09/21/2012

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