Monday, January 11, 2010

Year 2010 Sad Start In Malaysia: Church Arson

Cops probing fourth church arson attempt
Saturday January 9, 2010
Police are investigating the attempted arson of a church - the fourth such incident - here.

The incident at the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church took place about the same time as the other three churches on Friday....


Failed attack at Taiping church, convent school
Monday January 11, 2010
Arsonists failed to set fire to Taiping’s historic All Saints’ Church and the Convent School last night, making it the fifth church and first Christian school attack linked to the controversial ‘Allah’ ruling that has riled many Muslims.

Police confirmed both incidents, saying Molotov cocktails were lobbed at the church and school but the petrol bombs did not explode. Chinese daily Nanyang Siang Pau also sent out a news alert reporting police confirmation that a Baptist church in Durian Daun, Malacca was splashed with black paint...


Miri church attack makes it seven
Monday January 11, 2010
A stone was thrown against a church in Miri today, making it the seventh attack in three days that is linked to the “Allah” ruling which has provoked Muslim anger. Earlier reports of an arson attack proved to be unfounded.


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