2017 May 20 : AsiaNet-Pakistan

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Makkah imam warns against forces fighting sectarian strife

May 20, 2017 |

Makkah (IINA) - Sheikh Saleh Bin Humaid, imam and khateeb of the Grand Mosque in Makkah, warned against the forces that are fueling sectarian strife in the region.

In his Friday sermon, Bin Humaid said the interventions of (some forces) …

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Pakistan’s Social Media Crackdown Alarms Critics

May 20, 2017 |

ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN � A Pakistani government crackdown on social media to deter anti-military content has prompted accusations of curbing freedom of expression and victimizing political activists.

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's government last Sunday ordered the cybercrime department of the Federal …

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