Day: October 25, 2014

Iran, Pakistan Exchange Mortar Fire

The Diplomat: by Ankit Panda — Amid growing tensions, Pakistan and Iran exchanged mortar fire. According to Pakistani officials, the Iranian army fired six mortar shells into the Pakistani border town of Mashkail early Friday morning. The BBC reports that Pakistan “is then thought to have fired back.” This exchange of fire comes […]

Toronto: Muslim candidates elections signs defaced

Islamophobia: the ugly side of the municipal election? Three people vying for positions in Monday’s municipal election have reported racist attacks this week COURTESY MUNIRA ABUKAR Hateful messages were scrawled on some of Ward 2 council candidate Munira Abukar’s campaign signs. By: Daniel Otis News Reporter, Published on Fri Oct […]