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Algeria: Qaradawi in Tizi-Ouzou

Categories: Middle East & North Africa, Algeria

The Egyptian immam Sheikh Yousef al-Qaradawi [1] made an appearence in Tizi-Ouzou [2], Kabylia [3], Algeria [4]. Qaradawi, who has a television show on Al-Jazeera [5] and founded IslamOnline [6]. According to Nouri Lumendifi, he was glad to be there. But he was not able to spout his usual rhetoric, because Algeria has laws against publicly supporting violence and/or terrorisms [7], Nouri said.