Tag: Muslims

Pope calls for peace among Christians, Muslims in war-torn PK5

Posted November 30, 2015 23:47:05 Photo: Healing rifts among Christian and Muslim communities has been a theme all through Pope Francis’ very first visit to Africa. (AFP: Gianluigi Guercia) Pope Francis has ventured into one of the world’s most harmful neighbourhoods to implore Christians and Muslims to finish a spiral of hate, vendetta and bloodshed…


Trump says Muslims worldwide ‘were going wild’ after 9/11 attacks

Posted November 29, 2015 14:19:11 Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has reframed his claim that he saw Muslims in New Jersey cheering the September 11 attacks by asserting the sentiment was shared worldwide. Important points Donald Trump does not repeat claim Muslims in New Jersey cheered September 11 attacks at rally in Florida Alternatively, Trump…


Boko Haram claims suicide attack on Shiite Muslims in Nigeria

Posted November 29, 2015 01:13:31 Boko Haram has claimed duty for a suicide bombing on a Shiite Muslim procession close to the northern Nigerian city of Kano that killed 22 folks. The hardline Islamist group mentioned in a statement in Arabic on social media its bomber “detonated his explosives which led to the death” of…