Muslim separatist rebels on Saturday declared deposed ex-leader ...
Mar 20th, 2010
(AFP/File) - Muslim separatist rebels on Saturday declared deposed ex-leader Joseph Estrada (pictured on March 17) an enemy of Islam and called on Philippine voters to reject his bid to become president again. The fatwa said his military campaign caused widespread destruction, desecrated holy sites, and displaced a million Filipino Muslims.(AFP/File/Noel Celis) -
QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) - The graffiti on walls around this Pakistani provincial capital hold a dire warning ahead of this weekend's national elections, "Voting means death." It's a very real threat: Over recent weeks at least six people have been killed and around 40 wounded in bombings and grenade attacks targeting candidates. (... [Full Article]
BEIRUT (AP) - Syrian government troops on Thursday flushed out rebels who had stormed a prison compound in the northern city of Aleppo in a bid to free hundreds of political prisoners inside. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]