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A tribal council in Pakistan ordered the rape of an innocent 16 year old girl after her brother was accused of raping a thirteen year old girl.  Shouldn’t he have been the one raped?  Tribal Councils have been known to act fast on crimes and issue swift punishment, but they are not recognized as a …

  A DJ known as Dax J was sentenced to a year in jail by the for playing a dance remix to a Muslim prayer. After footage of Dax J’s concert was made public via social media, the nightclub was promptly closed down. “It was never my intention to upset or cause offence to anybody” “We …

One of al-Qaida’s top leaders was killed in a raid by Afghan forces last month, bringing an abrupt end to his 40-year-long terrorist career. Qari Saifullah Akhtar, a close ally of Osama bin Laden and al-Qaida leader Ayman al-Zawahiri, was killed Jan. 9, according to Afghanistan’s National Directorate of Security. While it is unusual that …

The majority of the world’s Muslims are not affected by President Donald Trump’s executive order Friday barring citizens of Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen from entering the United States. While all seven countries targeted by the ban are predominantly Muslim, they contain just a small fraction of the world’s Muslims, who make …