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Piracy and Death on the Seas

*The Muslim Observer

By Susan Schwartz, MMNS On May 31st of this year the civilized world was outraged at the actions of Israel when that nation brutally boarded six ships in international waters in d

Miriam Khan Chases History, After Winning National Championship

*The Muslim Observer

EWING, NJ--After winning the national title in the 100-meter dash this past spring, Miriam Khan  has every right to spend the next 12 months referring to herself as the fastes

Syria Debates Reported Ban on Student Veils

*The Muslim Observer

By Khaled Yacoub Oweis Veiled Gulf Arab women look at dresses at a Syrian fashion shop in Damascus August 12, 2003.  REUTERS

Israeli Millionaire Builds Mosque in France

*The Muslim Observer

By Ofer Petersburg, Ynet News An unlikely benefactor. An Ashkelon resident who made a fortune in the European real estate business has decided to pay for the construction of a mo

Multiple Bombings in Pakistan

*The Muslim Observer

By Mahvish Akhtar, MMNS Pakistan Correspondent On July 17th 2010, 6 people died because of the two bombs that went off in internet clubs at Garhi Shahu and Shahdara’s Begum

Just What Is America Doing All Over the World?

*The Muslim Observer

By Doug Bandow, Campaign for Liberty US Army soldiers with the 1-320 Field Artillery Regiment, 101st Airborne Division, walk back to their

Angola Now China’s Top Crude Supplier; Iran 3rd Spot

*The Muslim Observer

BEIJING, July 21 (Reuters) - Angola became the top crude supplier to China in the first half of 2010, overtaking Saudi Arabia, detailed customs data showed, as China’s total

Are We Replaying Iraq…..In Iran? – An Analysis

*The Muslim Observer

By Professor Lawrence Davidson On July 15, 2010 Time Magazine carried an article entitled, “An Attack on Iran: Back on the Table.” According to the piece, the point ma

An Afghani View of the War

*The Muslim Observer

By Geoffrey Cook, MMNS Berkeley--Siddieq Noorzoy, a former Director of the Afghan Research Society, and Professor Wali Ahmad of U.C. Berkeley, took part in a colloquium, “C

On Your Soul’s Security System

*The Muslim Observer

Through My Lens: Observations from a Midwestern Muslimah By Nadirah Angail Your phone rings. There’s some eerie heavy breathing on the other end. “Hello?