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Firebomb 'attack on free speech'

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Three men have been arrested under the Terrorism Act after an attempted firebomb attack on the publishers of a controversial novel about the Prophet Mohammed - due to be released later this year. Sherry Jones, author of The Jewel of Medina, says "anyone who reads the book will see that it honours the prophet and his favourite wife".

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