WASHINGTON (BP) — In Nigeria, thousands of people have been killed in recent months, and tens of thousands in the last decade. It is a factious country whose conflicts have been exacerbated by the increased influence of radical Islam — beginning with attempts to apply Islamic law, then the growth of militias and now the […]
WASHINGTON (BP) -- When Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad visits New York for the U.N. General Assembly, he is due to dine on Sept. 21 with students from the Columbia International Relations Council and Association (CIRCA). A spokesman for the Columbia University student organization says they are "thrilled to have this opportunity."
WASHINGTON (BP)–Iran’s official Fars news agency reports that the Iranian Foreign Ministry “strongly condemned the recent insult to the Muslims’ holy book in the US state of Florida, and warned that Washington attempts to spread Islamophobia in the world.” Ministry spokesman Ramin Mehman-Parast condemned the “abhorrent” crime as “contributing to US hegemonic plots, which seek […]