Italian Minister Roberto Calderoli Resigns Over Muhammad Cartoon Shirt

Italian Minister Roberto Calderoli Resigns Over Muhammad Cartoon Shirt

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Roberto Calderoli is forced to resign from his office as Italian reform minister because he revealed on live TV a shirt he wore depicting a caricature of Muhammad.

The shirt which Roberto Calderoli wears is not one of the Jyllands-Posten Muhammad cartoons which have inspired Muslim riots around the world, but rather an entirely cartoon published by France Soir. Nevertheless, this cartoon also inspired rioting outside the Italian consulate in Benghazi, Libya, where security forces had to kill at least 10 rioters.

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