Sunday, November 29, 2009

The pragmatic swiss...

...Fire a warning shot. Interesting clash of rights.
I doubt middle east investors will care about this, but
It does set interesting precedent for an increasingly
Skittish Europe.

Could we see a return to second order motivation
(Religious rather than economic) for conflict?

Alexander G. Higgins, Associated Press Writer – 12 mins ago

GENEVA – Swiss voters overwhelmingly approved a constitutional ban on
minarets on Sunday, barring construction of the iconic mosque towers
in a surprise vote that put Switzerland at the forefront of a European
backlash against a growing Muslim population.

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