At least 3 hurt as dozens of armed Muslims Attack the int’l peacekeeping force base in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula.
At least three people were hurt on Friday as dozens of armed terrorists, affiliated with the Salafi movement of Islam, stormed the international peacekeeping force base in the Sinai Peninsula, near the Gaza-Israel border. They were protesting the controversial film mocking the prophet Mohammed which has resulted in protests throughout the Arab world.
Egyptian soldiers in Sinai
Channel 10 News cited reports in the Egyptian media which said the Muslims broke into the base and torched it. Continue Reading »
Arab protesters in the northern Israeli city of Akko say that “only a large and strong Muslim state can calm the rage.”
A group of Arab protesters in the northern Israeli city of Akko had one message for the world on Friday, Channel 2 News reported.
Burnt pick-up truck during clashes between protesters and riot police in Cairo- AFP/Khaled Desouki
“Only a large and strong Muslim state can calm the rage,” the report quoted several dozen Arab demonstrators in the city as having said.
The Arabs were part of a group who demonstrated after Friday prayers in Akko against an anti-Islam film that has sparked outrage in the Muslim world. Continue Reading »