Whatever is happening in Bangladesh is in sharp contrast to the true teachings of Islam.
Pakistan’s polio workers targeted for killing
Since July 2012, 31 people have been killed in Taliban-led attacks on anti-polio campaigners in Pakistan.
Most recently, two policemen providing security to polio vaccinators in Swabi were killed when gunmen on a motorbike attacked them. In a separate incident, unidentified gunmen opened fire on polio workers in Peshawar, killing one.—Polio campaigners abducted in Pakistan
Claude Anet: Through Persia in a Motor-Car, 1907
Living in the midst of a fanatical and hostile population, Jews in Persia are reduced to the last extremity of degradation. Nearly all trades are forbidden to them; everything they touch is considered defiled. They cannot even live in the house of a Mussulman. There is very little justice in Persia for anybody—for the Jews there is none at all. Every possible exaction is practiced on them; nobody takes their part; and they live in appalling poverty, while their moral and physical degradation is beyond description.
Claude Anet on the Consequences for Jews Living Amongst a “Fanatical and Hostile” Persian Shiite Population, Circa 1905 (Andrew Bostom)
Africa Jihad: “Fresh Gunfire”
Fresh gunfire rang out in South Sudan’s capital early on Tuesday, forcing thousands of people to seek refuge at UN premises in the capital Juba, diplomats aid. Gunfire forcing people to seek refuge at UN mission in Juba, a day after a coup was foiled.
Central African Republic chaos escalates far beyond capital
“All the children we have with us are ready to fight,” said one of the vigilante leaders. “We are overwhelmed. When things are tough, you have to shoot back and cause fear to save yourself.”
The UN death toll excludes insurgents killed during targeted military operations.
Mandelamania: he’s dead, get over it!