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Yemen elite forces attack Defense Ministry, source saysupdated: Tue Aug 14 2012 14:55:00

Hundreds of Republican Guards loyal to Yemen's former president attacked the Defense Ministry building near the center of the capital city of Sanaa on Tuesday, a Defense Ministry official said.

Dutch right-winger Wilders cleared of anti-Muslim chargesupdated: Thu Jun 23 2011 08:00:00

Controversial Dutch politician Geert Wilders was cleared Thursday of inciting hatred against Muslims, the Dutch justice ministry said.

Dutch lawmaker cleared of hate chargesupdated: Thu Jun 23 2011 08:00:00

Controversial Dutch politician Geert Wilders has been cleared of of inciting hatred against Muslims.

Dutch politician's faces new trial after judges dismissedupdated: Sat Oct 23 2010 13:49:00

The trial of a right-wing Dutch politician was temporarily canceled after three judges were dismissed for possible bias, a court official said.

Controversial Dutch lawmaker enters UK after ban overturnedupdated: Fri Oct 16 2009 11:01:00

Days after a court allowed him entry into Britain, controversial Dutch lawmaker Geert Wilders said his arrival Friday marked "a victory for the freedom of speech."

India to adopt 'quiet diplomacy' on Kashmirupdated: Wed Oct 14 2009 21:09:00

New Delhi will adopt "quiet diplomacy" to find a solution to the problem of Indian-administered Kashmir, India's home minister said.

Dutch politician faces charges over anti-Islam filmupdated: Wed Jan 21 2009 11:46:00

Dutch authorities will file charges against a lawmaker for inciting religious hatred in speeches and a film he made about Islam last year, an Amsterdam district prosecutor told CNN Wednesday.

Indonesia blocks YouTube to protest Islam filmupdated: Mon May 05 2008 12:33:00

Indonesia, the world's most populous Muslim nation, has temporarily banned YouTube to block access to a video that many Muslims consider anti-Islamic.

Dutch consulate damaged in Indonesia protestsupdated: Wed Apr 02 2008 13:21:00

About 50 students broke into a Dutch consulate compound in Indonesia Wednesday to protest a film by a Dutch lawmaker that many Muslims consider anti-Islamic.

Film critical of Islam dropped from Web siteupdated: Mon Mar 31 2008 13:31:00

A London-based Web site has dropped a Dutch lawmaker's film that features disturbing images of terrorist acts juxtaposed with verses from the Quran to paint Islam as a threat to Western society, citing threats to its staff.

Fallout from film on Islamupdated: Mon Mar 31 2008 13:31:00

CNN's Matthew Chance meets the Dutch MP whose controversial film about Islam has met with a hostile reaction.

Muslims condemn Dutch lawmaker's filmupdated: Sat Mar 29 2008 17:35:00

The Organization of the Islamic Conference on Friday added its voice to the growing criticism of a film released by a Dutch lawmaker, which features disturbing images of terrorist acts superimposed over verses from the Quran.

New envoy hopes to better explain U.S. to Muslim worldupdated: Mon Mar 10 2008 20:13:00

An American Muslim, appointed new U.S. envoy, headed off Monday with the goal of repairing the battered image of the United States in the Muslim world.

Time.com: Bush Names Envoy to Muslim Nationsupdated: Wed Feb 27 2008 12:10:00

President Bush announced Wednesday that he has named Sada Cumber, a Texas entrepreneur, as liaison to The Organization of the Islamic Conference

Appeals for calm over cartoon rowupdated: Tue Feb 07 2006 00:36:00

The leader of the world's largest Muslim organization has joined other world leaders in condemning violence over the publication of cartoon caricatures of the Prophet Mohammed.

Pilgrims march to Mount Arafatupdated: Mon Jan 09 2006 05:53:00

More than 2 million Muslim pilgrims from almost 180 countries started moving after sunrise Monday towards Mount Arafat to perform the central rite of Hajj, the annual pilgrimage to the holy city.

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