Friday, February 10, 2006

Egypt ran 'insensitive' Muhammad cartoons last October

Before wetting ourselves about whether European, American, Australian, New Zealand, etc., publication of the controversial Muhammad cartoons is offensive to Muslims, let's note that the same Danish drawings appeared in the Egyptian press last October, and nobody said boo.

Thanks to the blogger at Freedom for Egyptians for publishing copies of the October 17, 2005 issue of Al Fager, along with the explanatory notes for those of us who do not read Arabic. To go straight to the images, click here.


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