Writer Nahed Hattar was remanded in custody pending a police investigation on charges of “insulting religion”.
- 13 August, 2016 Jordanian writer faces arrest over offensive cartoon Writer Nahed Hattar faces arrest for sharing a cartoon on Facebook deemed deeply offensive to Muslims.
- 12 September, 2016 Italy: Amatrice sues Charlie Hebdo over quake cartoons Legal action pursued over "inconceivably" insulting images that depict Amatrice disaster victims as pasta dishes.
- 31 May, 2016 Egypt official accused of 'dogs and slaves' remark Cairo to investigate allegations after senior official is accused by diplomats of "insulting" sub-Saharan Africans.
- 28 February, 2016 Muslim-American men's murders barely cause a ripple Little media interest as police say religion was not the cause of "execution-style" killings of three young Indiana men.Powered by WPeMatico
- 19 June, 2016 Bangladesh attack suspect killed in police custody Local media reports say Golam Fahim, 19, had handcuffs and a bullet injury when his was brought to a local hospital.