Jan 21, 2015

Asian Muslims slam Charlie response

The West’s defense of Charlie Hebdo’s right to offend is testing the patience of Muslims even in moderate Indonesia and Malaysia, who fear it could fuel radical sentiment kindled by the Islamic State group. Publicly, the issue has stirred barely a ripple in the ...

Jan 20, 2015

Muslims setting up 'no-go zones' in West: Jindal

Some countries have allowed Muslims to establish autonomous neighborhoods in cities where they govern by a harsh version of Islamic law, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal said Monday during a speech in London. The Republican, who is considering a presidential campaign in 2016, later defended ...

Jan 19, 2015

Fox News apologizes for 'totally Muslim' Europe remarks

United States TV news network Fox News has apologized several times for on-air comments that suggested there are “totally Muslim” no-go zones in Europe, in the channel’s coverage of the deadly attacks in France. At least one commentator and one anchor suggested there were ...

Jan 19, 2015

France attacks challenge 'lone wolf' terrorist theory

The attacks in Paris and the radical Islamist cell dismantled in Brussels have challenged the idea of the “lone wolf” terrorist who works alone, without the help of a jihadist organization, analysts say. Every terrorist that has attempted or carried out attacks in the ...

Internet fuels Charlie Hebdo conspiracy theories

Jan 19, 2015

Internet fuels Charlie Hebdo conspiracy theories

Could the Jan. 7 Charlie Hebdo attack have been a secret service operation, or perhaps an anti-Muslim plot? The wildest conspiracy theories found their way onto the Internet within hours of the Paris bloodbath. Just as it did in the wake of the Sept. ...