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April 17, 10:08 AM - Two al-Qaeda suspects killed in Yemen drone attack [deccanchronicle]



Deccan Chronicle

Two al-Qaeda suspects killed in Yemen drone attack
Deccan Chronicle
Aden: Two suspected al-Qaeda militants were killed overnight in Yemen in a drone strike, believed to have been carried out by the United States, a tribal source said on Friday. The late night strike targeted a vehicle in Habban, southeast of Ataq, the ...




April 17, 9:55 AM - Palestinian prisoners languish in Mideast stalemate [i24news]



i24news

Palestinian prisoners languish in Mideast stalemate
i24news
Hadi al-Fakhri was 26 the first time he hugged his father, one of thousands of Palestinians serving time in Israeli prisons for militant activity in the occupied West Bank. A decade later, more than 30 years into a life sentence, Fakhri's father was ...
Mideast Daily News



April 17, 9:53 AM - Dr M ignoring Allah's law by opposing PAS' hudud, Kelantan Umno says [themalaymailonline]



Dr M ignoring Allah's law by opposing PAS' hudud, Kelantan Umno says
Malay Mail Online
Islamic students take a class at Madrasah Ad-Diniyyah Al-Bakhriyyah in Kota Baru April 5, 2015. — Reuters picKUALA LUMPUR, April 17 — A Kelantan Umno leader has accused Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad of “ignoring” Allah's divine orders by opposing ...




April 17, 9:32 AM - Security trench along Pakistan-Afghanistan border nearly complete [upi]



UPI.com

Security trench along Pakistan-Afghanistan border nearly complete
UPI.com
A Pakistani paramilitary soldier stands alert at the Pakistani checkpoint near the trench on the border with Afghanistan on Jan. 2. Pakistani authorities say 480 km-long trench along the border is nearing completion. Pakistan has deployed troops along ...




April 17, 9:25 AM - Is There a 'Good' Shia Militia in Iraq? [thedailybeast]



Daily Beast

Is There a 'Good' Shia Militia in Iraq?
Daily Beast
Sudden setbacks around the strategic city of Ramadi in Iraq have blown a hole in the recent optimism of the Pentagon and the Baghdad government. The war against the so-called Islamic State, widely known as ISIS or ISIL, looks like it is going to be a ...




April 17, 9:23 AM - Gaza to get 30 megawatts of solar energy [worldbulletin]



www.worldbulletin.net

Gaza to get 30 megawatts of solar energy
www.worldbulletin.net
"We signed an agreement on Thursday with the U.S.-based Samaha company, which is owned by a Palestinian businessman, to provide the enclave with 30 megawatts of solar power," PEA spokesman Ahmed Abul-Omrein said at a press conference.




April 17, 9:14 AM - Middle East a major challenge for Hillary Clinton [alarabiya]



Al-Arabiya

Middle East a major challenge for Hillary Clinton
Al-Arabiya
Clinton will need to explain how she will shape U.S. policy toward the Middle East in general, but Israel and Iran in particular. For example, what is her stance on the two-state solution given Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's rejection of a ...




April 17, 9:08 AM - Islamophobia on Wheels [counterpunch]



Redress Information & Analysis

Islamophobia on Wheels
CounterPunch
Philadelphia is just the latest city to experience this sort of offensive Islamophobia. Indeed, running Islamophobic attack ads on transit systems across the nation seems to be AFDI's specialty. The AFDI is part of an extremist organization called Stop ...
American Zionists launch Islamophobia campaign



April 17, 9:04 AM - Syria attack video moves UN to tears [bbc]


A video showing desperate attempts by doctors to save three children after an apparent chlorine gas attack in Syria moves UN Security Council members to tears.


April 17, 9:01 AM - Hamas's Plan: A Hamas State of Palestine in Gaza (For Now) [gatestoneinstitute]



Gatestone Institute

Hamas's Plan: A Hamas State of Palestine in Gaza (For Now)
Gatestone Institute
Hamas is consolidating its grip over the Gaza Strip and making plans to turn it into a separate state. Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas and Fatah consider the purported plan a "severe blow" to the two-state solution and unity among Palestinians.
Clan Politics Sews Civil War Among Palestinians




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April 17, 10:08 AM - Iran and Russia - Israel's nightmare? [aljazeera]


Moscow's controversial deal to supply Tehran with powerful S-300 air defence system has alarmed Tel Aviv.


April 17, 9:56 AM - No winners in Yemen's war of wills [aljazeera]


Three weeks into Saudi-led military campaign against Houthis, no side wants to continue fighting.



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Islamophobia Alerts

April 14, 8:57 AM - New York college postpones American Sniper screening 'after protest from ... [dailymail]



Daily Mail

New York college postpones American Sniper screening 'after protest from ...
Daily Mail
A New York college has provoked anger after postponing its screening of movie American Sniper in response to complaints from Muslim students. The Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in New York has pushed back its planned screening of the controversial ...
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute postpones 'American Sniper' showing after ...



April 13, 8:51 PM - 'Radical Muslims' clothing line attempts to shatter stereotypes [washingtonpost]



'Radical Muslims' clothing line attempts to shatter stereotypes
Washington Post
Radical Muslims. The phrase elicits images of ISIS militants and terror in the desert, perhaps grainy YouTube videos, Kalashnikovs and raised fists. What about a man in an ankle-length garment and cotton headscarf carving the air with his skateboard?




April 13, 12:25 AM - The Muslim World Is Turning on Hezbollah [nationalinterest]



The National Interest Online

The Muslim World Is Turning on Hezbollah
The National Interest Online
This is a tipping point for the organization, and its involvement in Syria signals the acceleration of its fall from grace in the eyes of the majority of Muslims. To survive in the long run, the organization will have to execute another volte-face ...




April 11, 2:53 PM - Egyptian court sentences Muslim Brotherhood leader to death [cnn]



CNN

Egyptian court sentences Muslim Brotherhood leader to death
CNN
... Morsy backers who attacked police stations, government buildings and churches. The government accused the protesters of inciting violence. After the coup, the new government outlawed the Muslim Brotherhood. Morsy was arrested, and he too faces trial.
Muslim Brotherhood: From rapid rise to sharp decline



April 12, 8:30 AM - 'Art gets things out in the open' – young British Muslim artists tell their ... [theguardian]



The Guardian

'Art gets things out in the open' – young British Muslim artists tell their ...
The Guardian
He suggested that the Muslim communities he knew felt “under siege” – spied on, interrogated, routinely asked to “put their house in order” as if they were not, and had never been, an equal part of British society. This, suggested Birmingham street ...




April 13, 10:02 PM - Divided colours of Ahmedabad: Saffron uniform for Hindu kids, green for Muslim [indianexpress]



The Indian Express

Divided colours of Ahmedabad: Saffron uniform for Hindu kids, green for Muslim
The Indian Express
While the uniform at Shahpur school where most of the students are Hindus is saffron-coloured, the Dani Limda school where almost all the students are Muslims has a green uniform. The other 454 schools run by AMC, all non-English-medium, have the ...
Non-Uniform Code: Saffron For Hindu Kids, Green For Muslims



April 8, 6:16 PM - UMichigan Cancels 'American Sniper' Over Protest It's Anti-Muslim [newsmax]



Mediaite

UMichigan Cancels 'American Sniper' Over Protest It's Anti-Muslim
Newsmax
A showing of the Academy Award-nominated film "American Sniper" was canceled at the University of Michigan after protesters complained that it promotes "negative and misleading stereotypes" against Muslims, the website MLive.com reported. According to ...
University of Michigan nixes screening of 'anti-Muslim' American Sniper, will ...



April 9, 3:53 PM - Teacher Under Fire for Anti-Muslim Lesson [yahoo]



Yahoo Parenting

Teacher Under Fire for Anti-Muslim Lesson
Yahoo Parenting
A teacher at a Texas high school allegedly distributed this anti-Muslim handout to his economics class. (Photo: KHOU). A high school economics teacher is facing disciplinary action after allegedly distributing anti-Muslim handouts to his students. In ...
Teacher accused of giving students Anti-Muslim handouts



April 10, 11:02 AM - Bill Maher and the New Atheists are anti-Muslim bigots [qz]



Quartz

Bill Maher and the New Atheists are anti-Muslim bigots
Quartz
On last week's show, Uygur asked whether anti-Muslim bigotry has become the new McCarthyism—a metaphor to the 1950s anti-Communist “practice of making unfair allegations, or using unfair investigative techniques, especially in order to restrict ...




April 13, 1:05 PM - Anti-Muslim massacre overshadows Modi visit - Saskatoon StarPhoenix [thestarphoenix]



Saskatoon StarPhoenix

Anti-Muslim massacre overshadows Modi visit
Saskatoon StarPhoenix
"The RSS is driving a campaign ... to convert Muslims and Christians back to Hinduism," he said in an email. And while the courts did exonerate Modi of involvement in the anti-Muslim pogrom in Gujarat, there were many irregularities in the court ...
Indian Prime Minister Modi will face mixed reception in Ottawa Tuesday




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