February 4, 2012
by Cody Harding
On February 4, 2011, a Danish court sentenced Muhideen Mohammed Geelle to nine years in prison for his 2010 attack on Kurt Westergaard, illustrator of the controversial 2005 cartoon depicting the Prophet Muhammad as a suicide bomber. Geelle was armed with an axe and knife when he broke into ...[read more]
February 12, 2006
by Elizabeth Schultz
The government of Yemen has announced it will prosecute the editors of three privately owned Yemeni newspapers, the Yemen Observer, al-Ra'i el-Am and al-Huriya, for offending Islam after the newspapers reprinted caricatures of the Prophet Muhammad that have prompted worldwide Muslim protests. ...[read more]
February 8, 2006
by Bernard Hibbitts
Leaders of the Ulama Council, Afghanistan's top Islamic authority, appealed Wednesday for an end to violent protests against the publication of Muhammad caricatures in European newspapers, but the call came too late to stop hundreds rioting outside a US forward operations base in the southern ...[read more]

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