Tuesday 17 October 2017

Ian O'Doherty: Stamp out offensive mice!

There was an interesting report in yesterday's Financial Times which stated that: "A prosecutor in Cairo ordered the referral of a Christian businessman to court on Monday for contempt of Islam after complaints were made by a group of Islamist lawyers."

And what was his heinous crime?

Did he defame the Prophet? Did he say that the increasingly powerful Salafis in Egypt pose a clear and present danger to stability in the entire region?

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