Anger over slain Muslim mother

Man who stabbed pregnant Egyptian woman to death in courtroom sentenced to life in jail.

    A man who stabbed Marwa al-Sherbini, a pregnant Egyptian woman, to death in a German courtroom in front of her husband and three-year old son has been  sentenced to life in jail.

    The case of Alex Wiens, 28, who has admitted holding anti-Islamic and xenophobic views, shocked Germany and incensed the Muslim world, sparking protests from Egypt to Iran.

    Nadim Baba reports from Dresden.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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