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Posts Tagged ‘Against Everybody Draw Mohammed Day”

Pakistan Bans Facebook Indefinitely Due To Disrespectful ‘Draw Mohammed Cartoon Day’ Protest

May 19, 2010

The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority directed Internet service providers to block Facebook indefinitely on Wednesday because of an online competition to draw the Prophet Mohammad.(CNN) [picapp align=”center” wrap=”false” link=”term=pakistan&iid=8851661″ src=”0/c/2/a/A_Pakistani_student_89ff.jpg?adImageId=12915322&imageId=8851661″ width=”234″ height=”158″ /] Any visual depiction of ┬áMohammed is deemed to be disrespectful and blasphemous,and have demanded that even those that do not worship Mohammed respect […]