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Ahmadiyya community’s local head convicted of blasphemy in Algeria.

ALGIERS: An Algerian court on Wednesday found the head of the country’s tiny Ahmadiyya community guilty of ‘offending Islam’ and handed him a six-month suspended sentence, his lawyer said. “Mohamed Fali was handed a six-month suspended sentence. He was [...]

Algeria finds sect leader guilty of ‘offending Islam’

At least 286 of Algeria’s roughly 2,000 Ahmadis have been arrested since last year. ALGIERS — An Algerian court on Wednesday found the head of the country’s tiny Ahmadi community guilty of “offending Islam” and handed him a six-month [...]

HRW Urges Algeria to Stop Persecuting Religious Minorities

Human Rights Watch (HRW) called on the Algerian government to halt its persecution and hate speech against religious minorities in the country after authorities proceeded to a crackdown on the followers of the Ahmadi sect. HRW raised the alarm [...]

Algeria finds sect leader guilty of ‘offending Islam’

An Algerian court on Wednesday found the head of the country’s tiny Ahmadi community guilty of “offending Islam” and handed him a six-month suspended sentence, his lawyer said. “Mohamed Fali was handed a six-month suspended sentence. He was found [...]

Members of Ahmadiyah community file petition to revise blasphemy law in Indonesia’s Constitutional Court

Indonesia’s blasphemy law has been severely criticized by both international and local human rights activists who argue that it has been used to persecute and criminalize numerous minority groups within the vast archipelago nation. One of the groups hit hardest [...]

Jinnah, Rohingyas and Pakistan

Most Muslims in Myanmar are of Bengali descent but they have been living there for centuries. They cannot be thrown out of their homes arbitrarily. 69 years ago today Jinnah the founder of Pakistan passed away. His legacy is [...]

Lahore admin caught NAP-ping as anti-Ahmedi banners displayed across city

LAHORE: Banners inciting religious hatred have been put up in several areas of the provincial capital, singling out Ahmedis and congratulating the entire Muslim community on a day when they were declared “infidels” by parliament, Pakistan Todayhas observed. The banners [...]

Ahmadiyya faults persecution of Rohingya Muslims

The Ahmadiyya Muslim Community condemns in the strongest possible terms the persecution of the Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar (Burma). It is being reported that scores of Muslims are being killed and tortured, whilst many thousands have been driven out [...]

Algeria: Stop Persecuting a Religious Minority

286 Prosecutions of Ahmadis (Beirut) – The arrest of Mohamed Fali, president of Algeria’s Ahmadiyya community on August 28, 2017, is the latest example of a crackdown on the religious minority, Human Rights Watch said today. Scores of Ahmadis have been [...]

ALGERIA: Ahmadis forced to worship behind closed doors

The New Arab (26.08.2017) – http://bit.ly/2xpG2or – Accused of heresy by Islamist extremists and targeted by the authorities, members of Algeria’s tiny Ahmadi community say they have been forced to go underground to worship. Abderahmane, a 42-year-old trader from Kabylie in northern Algeria, [...]

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