Tag: Salafist

Algeria: Imams Set up Union to Counter Salafists

April 4, 2013

Algerian imams have been authorized to set up their own trade union that will stand as the advocate and protector of the Sunni Islam practiced ... Read More

Libya: 15th century Sufi shrine bombed

March 29, 2013

The North African region has been experiencing attacks on Sufi tombs and shrines with the Salafists suspected of carrying them out. The latest site to ... Read More

Tunisia Salafists Threaten Freedoms & Security

September 23, 2012

Head of Tunisia moderate Islamist Ennahda party, Rached Ghannouchi, has vowed to fight and stand up to the hardline salafists who showed lately their real ... Read More