Weeks before elections in Myanmar, the complaint, filed Oct. 1 in Manhattan federal court, accuses Thein Sein and top officials of “hate crimes and discrimination amounting to genocide.”
Articles tagged “Muslim”
In a Reuters/Ipsos poll conducted Sept. 23-30, 75 percent of Republican voters said they would be less likely to vote for a candidate who is Muslim.
Prime Minister Viktor Orban has sealed Hungary’s borders with Serbia to stem the influx and pledged not to let mainly Muslim migrants threaten Hungary’s Christian traditions.
(RNS) One wonders whether Carson’s rhetoric about Muslims would at all be tempered if he recalled the example of beleaguered Seventh-day Adventists staring down forced Sabbath-keeping.
GOP hopeful Carson overlooks Article Vl (no religious test for office), saying a U.S. president’s faith should be “consistent with the Constitution” and Islam is not.
“Birthers” also hold sway with some. New survey finds 20 percent don’t believe or are unsure Barack Obama was born in the U.S.
(REUTERS) Al Arabiya television said the crane fell because of recent, strong sand storms. The accident happened just weeks before Mecca will be thronged with Haj pilgrims.
Catholic bishops coax reluctant parishes to step up to Pope Francis’ call to take in Muslim refugee families.
The Temple Mount is a focus of Palestinian statehood hopes that Jewish ultra-nationalists oppose. Israel has banned two Palestinian groups it said promote protests over Jewish prayers near the Muslim shrines.