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News Algeria » Religion: Algeria: New Trials Shake Ahmadi Minority

News channel or source: https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/01/22/algeria-new-trials-shake-ahmadi-minority
Publication date: uesday 23 January 2018

In April, Ahmed Ouyahia, then-chief of cabinet to President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, said that “there are no human rights or freedom of religion” in the matter of the Ahmadis, because “Algeria has been a Muslim country for 14 centuries.” He called on ...

News Algeria » Religion: Award-winning talk show for Arab youth tackles religion, sex

News channel or source: https://www.al-monitor.com/pulse/originals/2018/01/arabic-language-talk-show-gives-platform-to-youth.html
Publication date: uesday 23 January 2018

An Arabic-language talk show gives Arab youth a space to speak and express themselves on everything from religion to sex ... Qatar is down six places to 123, Algeria is down five places to 134, while Bahrain is down also two places to 164.

News Algeria » Religion: Morocco: A Beacon of Hope for Christianity in the Middle East

News channel or source: https://newsblaze.com/world/middle-east/morocco-a-beacon-of-hope-for-christianity-in-the-middle-east_123447/
Publication date: Wednesday 10 January 2018

Consequently, Christianity’s presence now continues to dwindle in the Middle East, where the religion began millenia ago ... In comparison, neighboring Algeria is home to around 100,000 Christians, and the conditions of religious minorities in the ...

News Algeria » Religion: Religion column: Don't let hope be extinguished

News channel or source: http://www.dailypress.com/features/dp-fea-religion-column-sokol-0114-story.html
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

They then made their way secretly across the border to Oran, Algeria, and boarded a boat bound for France. The scroll, which had been handed down through the generations, became a central piece in the founding of a new congregation in Lyon, France.

News Algeria » Religion: Shabbat Dinner, Libyan Style

News channel or source: http://www.tabletmag.com/jewish-life-and-religion/251279/shabbat-dinner-libyan-style
Publication date: uesday 23 January 2018

Chraime, also called aharaime, is a spicy fish dish served by Libyan Jews, and many other North Africans from Tunisia and Algeria, almost every Friday night for Shabbat dinner. His version (recipe here) uses paprika and hot peppers. What is beautiful about ...

News Algeria » Religion: Selective Religiosity: Saudi's National Team Exempts Itself From Ramadan to Play Soccer

News channel or source: https://www.albawaba.com/loop/selective-religiosity-saudis-national-team-exempts-itself-ramadan-play-soccer-1072902
Publication date: hursday 11 January 2018

“There is no wasita in religion,” one suggested ... saying that the EFA would encourage players not to fast. In 2014, most of Algeria’s football team opted to fast during the World Cup despite sweltering conditions in Brazil. This year the tournament ...

News Algeria » Religion: Political Islam In Post-Conflict Algeria – Analysis

News channel or source: http://www.eurasiareview.com/14102017-political-islam-in-post-conflict-algeria-analysis/
Publication date: Friday 13 October 2017

[55] See Khemissi, Larémont, and Taj Eddine (2012) Sufism, Salafism and state policy towards religion in Algeria: a survey of Algerian youth. Journal of North African Studies (17:3), 547-558. ↝ 55 See Khemissi, Larémont, and Taj Eddine (2012 ...

News Algeria » Religion: The Karakaria in Algeria: Religious group or ‘foreign conspiracy’?

News channel or source: http://english.alarabiya.net/en/features/2017/09/14/The-Karakaria-in-Algeria-Religious-group-or-foreign-conspiracy-.html
Publication date: hursday 14 September 2017

According to Qasum, allowing those sects to spread will turn Algeria to a battlefield similar to countries that are currently witnessing sectarian conflicts in the region. “We have one religion and one school of thought we all follow and we don’t want ...

News Algeria » Religion: Algeria finds sect leader guilty of 'offending Islam'

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/afp/article-4880746/Algeria-finds-sect-leader-guilty-offending-Islam.html
Publication date: uesday 12 September 2017

Islam is the state religion in Algeria, where Sunni Muslims make up the majority. Freedom of religion is guaranteed by law, but preachers and places of worship must be licensed by the government. The Ahmadis have never applied, believing they would face ...

News Algeria » Religion: Liberia: Morocco - a Beacon of Hope for Christianity in the Middle East

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201801120546.html
Publication date: Friday 12 January 2018

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