The following message did not notice it in all likelihood. The day was a man with his wife on a shopping trip when she approached by a Muttawa (religious police), or say we were addressed. The Muttawa was offended that the woman was not completely veiled. You mean the eyes were visible and the Muttawa felt this sight as offensive and the woman would seduce men in order to sin.
The man went to the attacks of a non Muttawas and gave him to understand that he should mind his own interests. Then grabbed the Muttawa with a knife and stabbed the man in the back. This is now in hospital. The competent authority is obvious but the opinion of the Muttawa had acted correctly and properly ...
Unfortunately I can not (yet) in Arabic, so that I can judge not what is in the source. Also, I can only say that we have to just under 8 months (consciously) seen no Muttawa, much as had been approached by one. We are encouraged by such a meaning probably not nervous, especially since the whole thing should have been well northeast of Riyadh, in the conservative-Muttawa heart of the country.
Simultaneously to this news, went yesterday and the day before by the network, which Saudi Arabia would have blocked access to Facebook . Facebook had crossed a border and its content. The message surprised me, as I could on my part not notice any problems in accessing the platform. Only the meantime home.php landed again on a nice web page blocks .
Today came also Arabnews the official notice from the CITC (competent authority of the government) that Facebook was blocked at any time, but it was local problems, access difficulties for some users resulted. So I think that there has overreacted to some Western press ahead with the message.
And so here are some medieval and modern at the same time together ...
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