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JERBA SYNAGOGUE BOMBING

On 04/11/2002 noon, the first day of the holy Muslim month of Ramadan, a truck loaded with gas canisters and home made explosives was driven at speed by a Tunisian suicide bomber towards a German tourist group. Continue reading

MANILA 2001 EVE ATTACK

On 12/30/2000, just 6 days after the Christmas 2000 attacks in Jakarta Four more explosive devices exploded in Manila, Philippines’s capital. Continue reading

CHRISTMAS 2000 ATTACKS

On 12/24/2000, Christmas eve, a series of about 20 blasts hit Christian churches in Jakarta, in addition to 9 other bombs in other cities in Indonesia. 18 people were killed from the blats and about 100 wounded. Continue reading

CHRISTIAN KILLED IN GAZA PERSECUTION

A prominent Palestinian Christian Rami Ayyad, (32), director of the Protestant Holy Bible Society in the Gaza Strip has been found today, 10/08/2007 morning, dead after being abducted on Saturday 10/06/2007 near his home. Continue reading

– EGYPTIAN COPTS

On Friday 09/21/2007 riots broke out in Alexandria, the second largest city in Egypt, between Copts (7% 0f the population) and Muslims. Dozens of youngsters form both communities were pounding each other. Continue reading

– SWEDISH MUHAMMAD CARTOON

A new drawing depicting the Prophet's Muhammad head on the body of a dog, an impure animal in the Islamic society, was published in a Swedish newspaper Nerikes Allehanda on Sunday 08/19/2007. Continue reading

– WAHHABISM

Wahhabism is an Islamic theological school which emerged on the eastern side of the Arabian Peninsula in the early years of the 18th century. It’s called Wahhabya or Wahhabism on the name of an Islamic secular Muhammad ibn 'Abd al-Wahhab at-Tamimi Continue reading