|Friends Of Humanity Newsletter|
Today is the world AIDS day 2005. We are wearing the Red Ribbon as a sign of support for people living with HIV and a symbol of hope for the future.
Speaking of hope for future, there is another world threatening disease called terrorism and fundamentalism which is growing daily not getting enough attention as it requires.
Disturbing news in the headlines today was about a Belgian woman who after marrying a Moroccan and converting to Islam went on to Iraq to take part in a suicide operation which resulted in killing of 6 Iraqi nationals and herself.
Terrorists are no longer limited to Middle East and are actively recruiting people even in Europe.
To stop these criminals, war is not the answer. But we must take away their weapon which is a backward version of Islam and also all the instruments of power.
Belgian police raid homes, make arrests in probe of Iraq suicide bomber.
Tracing the European cells
BRUSSELS – Belgian police arrested 14 people in a series of raids Wednesday as part of a probe into a woman thought to be the first European female suicide bomber in Iraq, the authorities said.
Tehran is doing all it can to influence Iraqisâ€™ next parliamentary election. The ultimate goal is to estalish an Iranian style fundamentalist regime in Iraq.
With the parliamentary elections in Iraq less than three weeks away, several Shiite groups have started to claim that the revered twelfth Imam in Shiite Islam has guided Iraqis to vote for their candidate, according to an Iraqi cleric from Najaf.
BERLIN, (AFP) – New German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Wednesday urged Iran to cooperate with the international community and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).
"I can only warn Iran to comply with the international community and the IAEA," Merkel said in her first speech to parliament since becoming chancellor last week.
According to reports by the Italian news agencies, the death sentence for Mohammad Hossein Naghdi, an Iranian dissident in Italy was signed by Khomeini.