Egypt's Salafists rally in Cairo to call for Islamic law

From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Fri Nov 9 2012, 11:05:02

Nearly 2,000 Salafists rallied in Cairo's Tahrir Square on Friday to demand that legislation under Egypt's new constitution be based on sharia, or Islamic law. The main Al-Nur Salafist party did not take part in the protest.

[view whole blog post ]
 See More    |     Report Abuse


You might also be interested in the following news stories:

North Africa:   Hundreds of Migrants Feared Dead As Boat Capsizes (news)
UN News Service
19 April 2015

The head of the United Nations refugee agency (UNHCR) has expressed shock at the news of the latest boat capsizing in the Mediterranean Sea in which hundreds of people are feared lost, adding that ... [read more]

Ethiopia:   Massacre of Ethiopian Christians Claimed (news)
The Reporter
19 April 2015

A new video from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) purportedly shows the group killing captured Ethiopian Christians in Libya, Al Jazeera reported. [read more]

Sénégal:   La vision économique du président Sall magnifiée à Washington DC (press release)
allAfrica.com
18 April 2015

Le président de la République du Sénégal, S.E. M. Macky SALL, le président de la Banque Africaine de Développement, Dr. Donald KABERUKA et la ministre ... [read more]



blogAfrica is allAfrica.com's platform to help you keep an ear on the African blogosphere. We draw diverse voices from around the world who post regularly and insightfully about African issues. Bloggers, submit your blog's rss-feed!