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Save Palmyra From ISIS's Rampage

Raza Rumi | Posted 06.26.2015 | Arts
Raza Rumi

The Smithsonian's Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery have placed on view a relic from ancient Palmyra in Syria. In addition, the galleries are displaying images of 18th century engravings and 19th century photographs from its archives.

ISIS Declares War on Mohammad's Covenant

Azeem Ibrahim | Posted 05.30.2015 | Religion
Azeem Ibrahim

Back when ISIS was still expanding into the multi-ethnic and religiously diverse northern Iraq, not just Yazidis but also the country's 1 million Christians were some of their main targets. They were asked to either convert or leave, otherwise they would be killed.

French Magazine Editor Threatened Over Mohammad Cartoon

AP | Posted 11.22.2012 | Media

PARIS — A French court has convicted a man for carrying a weapon at an illegal demonstration in front of the U.S. Embassy protesting a video tha...

Danish Prophet Muhammad Cartoonist Rejects Censorship

Reuters | Posted 11.20.2012 | World

VIENNA, Sept 20 (Reuters) - The Danish cartoonist who outraged Muslims with a drawing of the Prophet Mohammad seven years ago has said the West cann...

French Magazine Publishes Mohammad Cartoons

Reuters | Nicholas Vinocur | Posted 11.18.2012 | Media

* Cartoons portray Prophet naked, mock furore over film * French government criticises publication, boosts security * Ar...

French Newspaper To Publish Mohammad Cartoons

Reuters | Brian Love | Posted 11.18.2012 | Media

PARIS, Sept 18 (Reuters) - The French government has called for restraint after learning that a satirical weekly plans to publish cartoons of the Pr...

Protesters Clash With Police Blocking Way To U.S. Embassy In Cairo

Reuters | Posted 11.13.2012 | World

CAIRO, Sept 14 (Reuters) - Egyptian protesters angry at a film they say insults Prophet Mohammad hurled stones on Friday at a line o...

Man's Tweets About Muhammad End In Arrest

Posted 03.28.2012 | Religion

A man was arrested in Kuwait Tuesday for allegedly Tweeting negative remarks regarding the Prophet Muhammad. The man, identified as Hamad Al-Naqi ...