The Sleeping Giant Stirs
Nigerian Christians "protest" Muslim anti-cartoon riots.
Christians in this southern Nigerian city burned Muslim corpses and defaced wrecked mosques Thursday [...]
"We don't want these mosques here anymore. These people are causing all the problems all over the world because they don't fear God," said 34-year Ifeanyi Ese, standing amid the concrete rubble of an Onitsha mosque. With a crowd gathered, Ese angrily scrawled "Mohammed is a man, but Jesus is from above" on a shattered mosque wall with a burned stick. [...]
One entire Muslim district — an area of about 100 homes — was burned to the ground. Crumpled corrugated tin roofs lay on top of the remains of smoldering houses.