Day: August 5, 2014

British Minister Warsi Quits Over Gaza Policy

Source: Yahoo News London (AFP) – A Foreign Office minister who was the first Muslim to sit in the British cabinet dramatically resigned on Tuesday over what she called the government’s “morally indefensible” policy on Gaza. The surprise decision by Baroness Sayeeda Warsi, who also had responsibility for faith and […]

The Real Danger to Israel Comes from Within

Gaza Crisis: ‘The Real Danger to Israel Comes from Within’ Interview Conducted by Julia Amalia Heyer, Der Spiegel DPA Rubble of destroyed houses in the southern Gaza Strip after the Israeli withdrawal on Tuesday: “I think Israelis have lost what we can call a ‘humanitarian sensibility,’ the capacity to identify […]

L’Ahmadiyya : un islam interdit

Interview exclusif: Asif Arif “Au Pakistan, les ahmadis persécutés” Il y a plusieurs jours, trois personnes étaient lynchées par la foule au Pakistan. Leur tort : être de confession ahmadie. Asif Arif, spécialiste de la question, publie un livre sur la question. Entretien. Jennifer Chainay :    Il y a quelques jours, trois […]

Lady Warsi resigns over government’s ‘morally reprehensible’ stance on Gaza – Foreign Office minister announces on Twitter that she is standing down because she can no longer support UK foreign policy

Patrick Wintour, political editor The Guardian, Tuesday 5 August 2014 10.04 BST Lady Warsi, the senior Foreign Office minister, has resigned from the government in protest at its policy on Gaza, describing it as “morally indefensible”.. Warsi announced her departure on Twitter on Tuesday, saying: “With deep regret I have […]