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Saudi Arabia lifts the 35-year-old ban on cinemas

Saudi Arabia lifts the 35-year-old ban on cinemas

Authorities in Saudi Arabia have announced that the ban on public cinemas will be lifted after more than 30 years. The movies will return to the country in March, 2018, following news that the building of new cinema facilities in the capital of Riyadh was announced in October. Cinemas have been banned since 1982, after […]

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Tunisia police blocks annual conference of Salafists 1 dead

Tunisia police blocks annual conference of Salafists 1 dead

May 20, AP – KAIROUAN, Tunisia (AP) – Security checkpoints were in place and patrols conducted throughout the central city of Kairouan after authorities declared the conference to be held there by the ultraconservative Muslim group Ansar al-Shariah a threat “to security and public order.” Around 11,000 police officers and soldiers blocked an annual conference […]

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