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    1. Central Asia crackdown on militant Islam risks backlash

      Reuters via Yahoo! NewsJul 28 08:45 AM

      By Dmitry Solovyov OSH, Kyrgyzstan (Reuters) - Authorities in Central Asia's former Soviet "stans" are taking draconian measures to stamp out militant Islam, but their harsh methods and the absence of democratic politics risk provoking a backlash that could bring even greater instability. While the region's authoritarian rulers have battled Islamic militancy throughout the quarter century since...

    2. A Libyan court Tuesday sentenced a son and eight aides of slain dictator Moamer Kadhafi to death for crimes during the 2011 uprising, in a verdict denounced by rights campaigners. The United Nations also said it was "deeply disturbed" by the outcome and criticised the trial for failing to meet international standards. Seif al- Islam, the strongman's one-time heir apparent who is also wanted by ...

    3. State execution unlikely for dictator's offspring anytime soon, as a militia has held him hostage for the last four years

    4. A court in Libya on Tuesday sentenced a son of Moammar Gadhafi to death by firing squad after convicting him of murder and inciting genocide during the 2011 uprising.

    5. Saif al- Islam , the son of Libya's slain leader, Muammar Gaddafi , has been sentenced to death by firing squad. He was sentenced in absentia on Tuesday by a Tripoli court along with other senior members of the former regime, overthrown in 2011, the Associated Press reported. Saif al- Islam Gaddafi, the son of former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, has been sentenced to death The group were accused...

    6. Qaddafi’s son sentenced to death in Libya, but court lacks custody

      Christian Science Monitor via Yahoo! NewsJul 28 10:08 AM

      A court in Libya passed a death sentence in absentia on Saif al- Islam, son of late dictator Muammar Qaddafi, for war crimes linked to the uprising that deposed his father. The Tripoli-based court convicted Mr. Islam of murder and incitement to violence during the 2011 uprising that ousted his father, who was killed by rebels later that year. The court also condemned eight other Qaddafi ...

    7. Insight - Central Asia crackdown on militant Islam risks backlash

      Reuters via Yahoo UK & Ireland NewsJul 28 08:12 AM

      By Dmitry Solovyov OSH, Kyrgyzstan (Reuters) - Authorities in Central Asia's former Soviet "stans" are taking draconian measures to stamp out militant Islam, but their harsh methods and the absence of democratic politics risk provoking a backlash that could bring even greater instability. While the region's authoritarian rulers have battled Islamic militancy throughout the quarter century since...

    8. FILE - In this Saturday, Nov. 19, 2011 file photo, Seif al-Islam is seen after his capture in the custody of revolutionary fighters in Zintan. A court in the Libyan capital has sentenced Seif al-Islam to death over killings during the country's 2011 uprising.

    9. Islam Life Radio Leaves for D.C.

      Style WeeklyJul 28 12:00 PM

      by Paul Spencer Islam Life Radio, an online radio station devoted to Muslim audiences, is leaving Richmond for Washington. The group had focused its efforts in Richmond during the past year, with staff members hailing from as far as Texas and Florida. There were rifts in the local Muslim community over the station and its mission, as detailed in a Feb. 23 cover story in Style. Some people were ...

    10. Rival anti- Islam and anti-racism rallies saw hundreds protest across Australia at the weekend with violent clashes in Melbourne, as police officers mounted a strong presence in cities Sunday to keep the two sides apart. About 100 anti- Islam protesters from the Reclaim Australia and United Patriots Front groups waved the national flag and yelled chants at a rally in Sydney Sunday, with signs ...

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