Egyptian TV host Hani Al-Nahhas Supports Assassination of Jordanian Writer Nahed Hattar,
We now have 'respectable' men supporting extrajudicial punishment for those who 'blaspheme.' Memri informs us in Clip No. 5697 (September 26, 2016) that:
Egyptian TV host Hani Al-Nahhas declared that he supported the assassination of Jordanian writer Nahed Hattar, who was due to have stood trial for blasphemy following his posting of a cartoon online. Al-Nahhas said that blasphemy does not constitute freedom of speech and that Hattar would stand trial in "God's court."Al-Nahhas expressed his opinion live on the Egyptian Alhadas Elyoum TV. Click for the video, for the transcript, and for an article on the original offense.