Charlie Hebdo Cover Spurs Protests In Muslim Countries
The latest issue of Charlie Hebdo, featuring a cartoon of the Prophet Muhammad, sparked violent protests in the Middle East and North Africa.By Jake Godin | January 17, 2015
For the past week, pro-Charlie Hebdo marches have been held throughout Europe. But in the Middle East and North Africa, some countries are experiencing just the opposite.
With slogans like “I am not Charlie, I am Muhmmad,” protesters throughout the Muslim world condemned Charlie Hebdo’s depiction of the prophet on the front page of the latest issue of their magazine.