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A Danish court sentenced a Somali man to nine years in prison Friday for the attempted attack on a cartoonist who drew an image of the Muslim prophet Mohammed wearing a bomb-shaped turban.

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Jury convicts Danish cartoonist's attackerupdated: Thu Feb 03 2011 10:02:00

A 29-year-old Somali man was found guilty Thursday of attacking a Danish political cartoonist known for his drawing of the Muslim prophet Mohammed with a turban shaped as a bomb, authorities said.

New book reprints controversial Muhammad cartoonsupdated: Thu Sep 30 2010 00:04:00

Controversial political cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad are reprinted in a new book due to be released Thursday.

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Break-in attempt at cartoonist's homeupdated: Mon Jan 04 2010 07:56:00

An armed intruder is shot trying to break into a controversial Danish cartoonist's home. CNN's Phil Black reports

Islamic states condemn attack on Danish cartoonistupdated: Mon Jan 04 2010 07:56:00

The attack on a Danish political cartoonist "runs totally against the teachings and values of Islam," the umbrella organization representing Muslim countries has said.

Danish cartoonist hid in 'panic room' during attackupdated: Sat Jan 02 2010 18:44:00

Danish political cartoonist Kurt Westergaard hid in a "panic room" inside his home as a man wielding an ax and knife cracked the glass in the home's front door, Danish police said Saturday.

Somali shot after allegedly attempting to attack Danish cartoonistupdated: Sat Jan 02 2010 06:23:00

A Somali man believed to have ties to terrorist groups was shot as he allegedly tried to enter the home of Danish political cartoonist Kurt Westergaard -- known for his controversial depictions of the Muslim prophet Mohammed -- on Friday, police said.

Islamabad blastupdated: Tue Jun 03 2008 17:04:00

A bomb at the Danish Embassy in Islamabad, Pakistan, killed three people and injured seven.

Al Qaeda linked to Danish embassy attackupdated: Tue Jun 03 2008 17:04:00

Al Qaeda or one of its affiliates was probably behind an explosion outside the Danish embassy in Pakistan, Denmark's intelligence service said Tuesday.

Suicide bomber targets Danish embassy in Pakistanupdated: Tue Jun 03 2008 00:10:00

A massive blast targeting the Danish Embassy in Pakistan Monday killed at least six people and wounded as many as 18, authorities said.

Afghans protest over Danish cartoonupdated: Sat Mar 08 2008 06:30:00

Thousands of Afghans packed a sports stadium in the western Afghanistan city Herat Saturday to protest the reprinting of the same Danish cartoon of the Prophet Mohammed that sparked rage in the Muslim world two years ago. The Return of the Prophet's Cartoonsupdated: Wed Feb 13 2008 13:15:00

To protest a plot to murder a cartoonist, Danish papers reprint caricatures of Mohammed -- then raise questions about the treatment of the alleged plotters

Newspapers reprint Prophet Mohammed cartoonupdated: Wed Feb 13 2008 08:32:00

Newspapers across Europe Wednesday reprinted the controversial cartoon of the Prophet Mohammed that sparked worldwide protests two years ago.

Plot to kill cartoonistupdated: Wed Feb 13 2008 08:32:00

Danish police make arrests in alleged murder plot of a controversial Danish cartoonist. CNN's Paula Newton reports.

'Terror plot' to kill Mohammed cartoonistupdated: Tue Feb 12 2008 19:27:00

Danish authorities said Tuesday they have arrested three people who allegedly were plotting a "terror-related assassination" of a cartoonist whose drawing of the Prophet Mohammed sparked rage in the Muslim world two years ago.

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