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Reader comment on item: Pope Benedict Criticizes Islam [in Regensburg]

Submitted by rolfur Jo (Iceland), Sep 20, 2006 at 05:42

The Pope did not have anything to apologize for:

1. He did tell the truth, as Muslims confirmed by their reactions.

2. The Quote was not his words but from the 14th Century Kaiser of the Byzantine.

My opionion:

No way anybody should appease Muslims anywhere on any level, of authority or personally. it only emboldens them, and they see it as signs of weakness.

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