The meeting of the Prime Ministers of the Visegrad Group countries (Hungary, Poland, Slovakia, the Czech Republic) and Israel, scheduled for Tuesday in Jerusalem, failed due to the refusal of Poland to participate in it.
Islam, in Pakistan, has transformed from a multidimensional universal religion into an ossified and stilted cult of Islamism. How this happened has a historical context, beginning in 1947 when Pakistan emerged as a new state.
Muqtada al-Sadr's ideology is opposed to radical Islam. His father, Mohammed Sadeq al-Sadr, was openly against Saddam Hussein because he did not consider him to be a fair leader for Iraqi Shiites.