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Kashmir: Women "police" behaviour
In this disputed region of Indian-administered Kashmir, the Daughters of Islamic Community, or Dukhtaran-e-Millat, play the part of an all-female Taliban.
Somalia: Somali women gave crucial support for Islamic militias
This article outlines how gender-based violence galvanized warlords' foes.
الشريعة الإسلامية تترسخ بغرب أندونيسيا في ظل معارضة نسائية
Aceh: Women, poor suffer under 'Islamic law'
A rising moral vigilantism that has flared with the gradual implementation of Islamic law in Aceh has victimized women and the poor, according to the International Crisis Group.
Syria: Islamic revival led by women tests Syria’s secularism
In Damascus women who identify one another by the distinctive way they tie their head scarves gather for meetings of an exclusive and secret Islamic women’s society known as the Qubaisiate.
Iran: Campaign to collect one million signatures demanding changes to discriminatory laws
Aceh: Radical Sharia police raid UN diplomatic compound
The United Nations has lodged a complaint after Muslim morality police in Indonesia's tsunami-ravaged Aceh province broke into a UN diplomatic compound and peered through windows at sleeping foreign diplomats.
UK: "Let us adopt Islamic family law to curb extremists"
Some 'Muslim leaders' have urged Ruth Kelly, the Secretary of State for Communities, to support Islamic family law in Britain to stop youths joining Islamic extremists.
UPDATE: Iran: Stay of execution for Ashraf Kalhori but your solidarity is still needed
Iran: Urgently appeal against the execution, by stoning, of Ashraf Kolhari
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