Govt to detain blogger for “defamation”
Pic thanks to ZIP
* Defamation of the profiteer Muhammad, of course. A sign of things to come?Â
* Just in with thanks to Shiva
Communication and Information Minister Muhammad Nuh on Wednesday pledged that his office would arrest a blogger for creating a site that defaming the Prophet Muhammad.
Muhammad Nuh said his office had a tool to detect the blogger’s whereabouts.
Â Kurt Westergaard’s new cartoon:
Hedegaard translates the toon for us:
The lady says: “Oh martyr. You are in the most wonderful place”
And the martyr answers: “Paradise? Denmark?”
By the way, the text “Ytringsfrihed” on the ink well means: Freedom of expression. The Â§ sign above it refers to the provision in out constitution guaranteeing just that.
The kneeling man with the pipe is Denmark’s most notorious dhimmi, former foreign minister Uffe Ellemann-Jensen
If you missed the otherÂ new motoons from the new book go here.
“We will penalize anyone or any group responsible for making such blogs,” he toldÂ tempointeraktif.com.
Nuh said the blogger had violated the 2008 law on information and electronic transactions, by disseminating information which could create rivalry among religious communities.
City Police special crimes director Commissioner Raja Erizman said police had traced the website and found it was created outside Indonesia.
The blog, which uses theÂ wordpress.comÂ facility, presents cartoons of the Prophet and has been visited by 91,597 people. It also cites misleading translations of Koranic verses and the prophet deeds and sayings stated in the hadiths. (ewd)