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Abbas Orders Probe into Palestinian Cartoon of Prophet Mohammad

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has ordered an investigation into a cartoon apparently depicting the Prophet Mohammad in an official Palestinian newspaper. The move came less than a month after Abbas joined world leaders in a march for free speech in Paris following a deadly attack by Islamist gunmen on the French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo, which had caricatured Mohammad. A drawing in the West Bank-based newspaper al-Hayat al-Jadidah on Sunday showed a robed man standing...

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