Catriona Robertson

journeys at home and abroad

Tag Archives: Muslim

Srebrenica yesterday

My good friend Abdullah Faliq sent me this photograph today.  He is in Srebrenica with a group from London. It shows the burial yesterday of the remains of over 600 … Continue reading

12 July 2011

Ground Zero

Maybe it’s just a summertime news spike, but there’s been increasing coverage of the plans to build an Islamic community centre near the site of the former World Trade Centre … Continue reading

28 August 2010

MBE for Toaha Qureshi

Update: Stockwell Mosque is being investigated by the Charity Commission after reports of hate leaflets against the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community being found there.  The investigation will look into the administration, … Continue reading

31 December 2009 · 1 Comment

Women’s solidarity

A month ago, there was an unpleasant incident in Tuzla when a Christian nun was verbally attacked in public by Muslims.  The Federation of Women (a Muslim women’s group which … Continue reading

7 October 2009 · 1 Comment

Arrived

The best laid plans  .  .  .  no wi-fi at the motel, but I have an hour’s free time now in central Sarajevo and have found an internet cafe: Bosnian … Continue reading

5 October 2009