Women activists of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) during a protest march against Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in New Delhi, India on Friday. Photo: AFP
Women activists of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) during a protest march against Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in New Delhi, India on Friday. Photo: AFP
Middle East

Gulf states condemn Indian official’s ‘Islamophobic’ remarks about the Prophet Mohammed

  • Saudi Arabia became the latest Gulf country to condemn the remarks made by Bharatiya Janata Party spokeswoman Nupur Sharma last week
  • The comments were blamed for clashes in an Indian state and prompted demands for Sharma’s arrest, with anger spreading overseas to Muslim countries

Women activists of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) during a protest march against Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in New Delhi, India on Friday. Photo: AFP
Women activists of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) during a protest march against Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in New Delhi, India on Friday. Photo: AFP
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