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Grand Mufti in Saudi threatens churches
Catholic Church Conservation ^ | 6th April 2012 | Cathcon

Posted on 04/06/2012 11:55:12 AM PDT by Gillibrand

The debate on church buildings launched by Islamicist politicians in the Gulf continues. The Sheikha Fraiha Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah, a member of the Kuwaiti royal family and chairman of the Kuwaiti "Society for the Ideal Family," has attacked the Islamist parliamentarian Walid Al-Tabtabaei, because he attacked her commitment to the construction of an Armenian Apostolic Church.

The lawyer for the Sheikha described the attacks of the MP as "absurd and offensive," as the foundation "Pro Oriente" reported on Friday, according to Kathpress.

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TOPICS: Catholic; Islam; Religion & Culture; Religion & Politics
KEYWORDS: church; closure; gulf; saudi
Fruits of the Arab spring?
1 posted on 04/06/2012 11:55:27 AM PDT by Gillibrand
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To: Gillibrand

Arab spring on a new victim.


2 posted on 04/06/2012 12:20:49 PM PDT by reg45 (Barack 0bama: Implementing class warfare by having no class!)
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To: Gillibrand

just hard to take something called a “grand mufti” seriously.


3 posted on 04/06/2012 12:54:58 PM PDT by the invisib1e hand (I think in about 5 - no, 4 - years I'll have had enough.)
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