Posted by: becketfund | December 29, 2009

Egypt: Journalist To Be Questioned On Blasphemy Charges

CAIRO – Saudi journalist, Nadine Al Bdair, and Editor-in-Chief, Magdy Al Galad, will be summoned for questioning in Egypt on December 29 for questioning, after General Public Prosecutor, Abdul Majeed Mahmoud, ordered the prosecutor of Cairo to investigate blasphemy charges against the two, Gulf News reported on December 29.  Nadine has been heavily criticized for her recent article in the Egyptian daily Al Masry Al Youm calling for a new edict to allow a woman to marry four men.

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