Ultraconservative Islam, King of Pop Meet in Egyptian Film 1 234 567

Ultraconservative Islam, King of Pop Meet in Egyptian Film

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An Egyptian ultraconservative Muslim preacher hears on his car radio news of the death of Michael Jackson, the pop singer he idolized in his teens, and he becomes so distraught he crashes his car.
 
The news of the passing of the King of Pop is the start of a crisis of conscience for Sheikh Khalid Hani, the main character of the movie Sheikh Jackson, Egypt’s first feature film to focus on the religious movement known as Salafis, followers of one of the strictest interpretations...

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30th anniversary of the first meeting of the Polish Episcopate and the Synod of the 1 234 567

30th anniversary of the first meeting of the Polish Episcopate and the Synod of the

Recalling the events of 30 years ago that gave rise to the spiritual movement of Polish-Ukrainian reconciliation, the...

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Ukraine's An-124 becomes rescue for disaster-affected countries 1 234 567

Ukraine's An-124 becomes rescue for disaster-affected countries

The Antonov An-124 Ruslan aircraft has transported generators and transformers to Puerto Rico where thousands of...

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Traumatized and Needy, Rohingya Children Make Up 60 Percent of Myanmar Refugees 1 234 567

Traumatized and Needy, Rohingya Children Make Up 60 Percent of Myanmar Refugees

Worn down and traumatized, children make up about 60 percent of the...

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State Department: Kirkuk Crisis 'Not Over by Any means' 1 234 567

State Department: Kirkuk Crisis 'Not Over by Any means'

Iraq's military said Wednesday its forces recaptured control of more areas from Kurdish fighters, including the Mosul Dam, after carrying out an operation to reclaim the city of Kirkuk and oil fields in the northern part of the country. The military s

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