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Cartoon backlash

Israeli Arab Islamic activists demonstrate outside the Danish embassy against the publication of cartoons they claim are insulting against the Prophet Mohammed February 6, 2006 in Tel Aviv, Israel. Muslims worldwide have condemned the cartoons, first published in a Danish newspaper, which depict the Prophet Mohammed wearing a turban shaped like a bomb.

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Stephen Beard is the European bureau chief and provides daily coverage of Europe’s business and economic developments for the entire Marketplace portfolio.

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