KUWAIT CITY, Dec 16: An Iranian expatriate was arrested for attempting to smuggle large number of books that are considered offensive to the Islamic religion and contain sentences that abuse and curse the companions of the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) into the country via a boat.
According to security sources, when the customs officers of Doha Port were inspecting a boat that arrived at the port from Iran, they discovered cartons of food stuff and banana.
They found a large number of books inside the cartons and they checked the books to discover they contain sentences that abuse and curse the companions of the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH).
The Iranian sailor was arrested and referred with the books to the concerned authorities for necessary legal action
By Meshal Al-Sanousi Al-Seyassah Staff