Supporters of the Pakistani religious political party Jamaat-e-Islami ...
Mar 2nd, 2012
(Reuters) - Supporters of the Pakistani religious political party Jamaat-e-Islami hold copies of the Koran while take part in an anti-U.S. protest rally March 2, 2012. About 1300 protesters gathered to condemn the February 21 burning of copies of the Koran at NATO's main base in Afghanistan. The banner written in Urdu reads "Protest against the desecration of the Koran by Americans." REUTERS/Athar Hussain (PAKISTAN - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST RELIGION TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY) -
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - Despite significant improvements since the hard-line Taliban ruled Afghanistan, religious freedom remains poor, especially for minorities, and Afghans still can't debate religion or question prevailing Islamic orthodoxies without fear of being punished, a U.S. commission said in a new report on Tuesday. (Source: Assoc... [Full Article]
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