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  Moderate Islamist party claims election  Tunisia's moderate Islamist party, Ennahda, is claiming victory in the country's first democratic elections Muslim-Christian violence intensified  Sectarian violence is spurring an emergency meeting of the Cabinet and public exhortations from Copts for international protection   Protests in Tripoli after prayers Map of Tripoli Libya  Libyan security forces have used tear gas to disperse hundreds of protesters after Friday prayers in Col Gaddafi's stronghold Deadly blast at Egyptian church Map of Alexandria Egypt  An explosion, apparently caused by a car bomb, in the north Egyptian city of Alexandria has has killed seven people and injured 24 Minaret collapse kills 41 Map of Meknes Morocco
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1. 2015-12-21 Muslims shield Christians in Mandera bus attack El Wak, Kenya
C. 2015-11-29 Pope Francis to visit mosque in CAR capital Bangui Bangui, CAR
D. 2015-11-26 Pope Francis urges religious unity in his first Mass in Africa University of Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
4. 2015-06-26 Tunisia beach attack: 80 'propagandist' mosques to be closed Tunisia
F. 2014-10-04 Ebola: Eid celebrations subdued in West Africa Guinea
6. 2014-07-21 Isis militants 'seize Iraq monastery and expel monks' Mosul
7. 2014-05-15 Sudan woman faces death for apostasy Sudan
2013-12-07 S Africa 'day of prayer' for Mandela South Africa
J. 2013-11-02 Deadly church stampede in Nigeria Anambra, Nigeria

  Islamists win Tunisia's elections
Muslims shield Christians in Mandera bus attack   A group of Kenyan Muslims travelling on a bus ambushed by Islamist gunmen protected Christians by refusing to be split into groups Pope Francis to visit mosque in CAR capital Bangui   Pope Francis urges religious unity in his first Mass in Africa   Pope Francis celebrated a historic Mass in Kenya, a day declared a national public holiday as throngs of jubilant Catholics flocked to the c... Tunisia beach attack: 80 'propagandist' mosques to be closed   Tunisia will shut down about 80 mosques accused of inciting violence, Prime Minister Habib Essid has said, after a beach attack that left 39... Ebola: Eid celebrations subdued in West Africa Isis militants 'seize Iraq monastery and expel monks' Sudan woman faces death for apostasy   S Africa 'day of prayer' for Mandela   People in South Africa are taking part in a day of 'prayer and reflection' for late President Nelson Mandela. President Zuma will attend a service Deadly church stampede in Nigeria Clerics rule besieged Damascus residents may eat dogs  A group of Syrian clerics have issued a ruling - or fatwa - allowing people living in besieged suburbs to eat meat that is normally forbidde... Ethiopian Jews migrate to Israel Al-Azhar seeks Egypt reconciliation Egypt's Coptic Pope attacks' concern Egyptian military asks for trust as Ramadan begins Prayers as Mandela stays in hospital 'Mafia martyr' Puglisi beatified Foreigners held on suspicion of proselytising Egypt's Copts vote for successor to Pope Sunni Islam leader calls for peace Egypt charges Copts linked to video  Egyptian authorities have charged 7 Christians living in the United States and a Florida pastor with insulting Islam and inciting sectarian ... Salafists clash in Tunisian town Egypt Coptic Christian Pope dies

year 2015 Top ^

Dec.21   Kenya
Nov.29   CAR
Nov.26   Kenya
Jun.26   Tunisia

year 2014 Top ^

Oct.4   Guinea
Jul.21   Mosul
May.15   Sudan

year 2013 Top ^

Dec.7   South Africa
Nov.2   Nigeria
Oct.15   Damascus
Aug.28   Ethiopia
Aug.10   Egypt
Aug.8   Egypt
Jul.10   Egypt
Jun.9   South Africa
May.25   Sicily
Feb.16   Eastern Libya

year 2012 Top ^

Oct.28   Egypt
Sep.22   Egypt
Sep.18   Egypt
May.26   Tunisia
Mar.17   Egypt
  Pope Shenouda III has died at the age of 88, state television has announced. Coptic Christians make up 10% of Egypt's 80 million population

year 2011 Top ^

Oct.27   Tunisia
  Tunisia's moderate Islamist Ennahda party has won the country's first democratic elections after the Arab Spring uprisings.    Ennahda won more than 41% of the vote, sec...

Oct.24   Tunisia
May.8   Egypt
Mar.4   Libya

year 2010 Top ^

Dec.31   Egypt
Feb.19   Morocco
  A 400-year-old minaret in Bab Berdieyinn mosque collapsed on worshipers, killing 36 and injuring 71 in the middle of prayers.    The incident occurred after several days of unrelenting rain. King M...

year 2009 Top ^

Jun.4   Egypt   Obama speaks of tensions with Muslims
  President Obama is offering a hand of friendship to Islam and addressing an array of quandaries and conflicts dividing the two cultures Mar.22   Angola   Pope Mass draws big crowds   Hundreds of thousands gathered to hear to Benedict XVI give an open-air Mass, a day after a deadly stampede at another event Mar.17   Cameroon   Pope visits Africa, reaffirms condom ban
  Benedict XVI refused to soften the Vatican's ban on condom use as he arrived in Africa for his first visit to the continent as pope

year 2008 Top ^

Oct.11   Mosul Threatened Christians flee Mosul   At least 900 Christian families have fled the city in the past week, terrified by a series of killings and threats by Muslim extremists

year 2007 Top ^

Nov.30   Sudan Protesters: Execute teacher   Hundreds brandishing ceremonial swords and sticks gathered outside presidential palace to vent their anger against Gillian Gibbons, 54

year 2006 Top ^

Sep.14   Arab Countries   Muslims blast pope's Islam speech
  Muslim leaders have condemned Benedict over comments he made about Islam in Germany and demanded he apologize.    In his speech at the University of Regensburg, Benedict quoted criticism of Islam by Byzantine Emperor, who wrote that everything Mohammad brought was evil , 'such as his command to spread by the sword the fa...
Mar.4   Arab Countries   al-Zawahiri condemns cartoons  In a videotape broadcast, Osama bin Laden's No. 2 condemned published cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed

year 2005 Top ^

Dec.29   Arab Countries   Row deepens over Danish cartoons
  Arab foreign ministers have condemned the failing to act against a newspaper that published cartoons of the Prophet

year 2002 Top ^

Nov.26   Nigeria Miss World reporter faces fatwa  Nigerian state issued an Islamic fatwa that calls for the death of a journalist who wrote an article that sparked riots Nov.22   Nigeria Miss World leaves Nigeria for London  Organizers of the pageant will move the pageant in the wake of violent pageant-related protests

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