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Kuwait Woman gets 20 Months jail for anti-Emir Tweets

Kuwait Woman gets 20 Months jail for anti-Emir Tweets

July 21, Kuwait City: US-based advocary group Human Rights Watch on Sunday blasted Kuwait over a 20-month jail sentence served on a female online activist for “offending the emir” and urged the Gulf state to end such prosecutions. The appeals court on Wednesday upheld the sentence on Sara Al Darees for making remarks on Twitter […]

July 21, 2013 | By More
Australia first Muslim minister racially abused for taking oath on Quran

Australia first Muslim minister racially abused for taking oath on Quran

July 03, Melbourne, AP –  43-year-old Husic was appointed as parliamentary secretary to Prime Minister Kevin Rudd and parliamentary secretary for broadband on Monday. Hours after Ed Husic became Australia’s first ever Muslim minister, he was flooded with online racial abuse for taking the oath of office on the Quran. Husic, son of Bosnian migrants, […]

July 2, 2013 | By More