Vilks has faced numerous death threats, the fire-bombing of his house and a suspected assassination plot since his drawing of the Muslim prophet with the body of a dog was first published by Swedish regional daily Nerikes Allehanda in 2007, illustrating an editorial on the importance of freedom of expression.
What does NA stand for?
NA stands for Nerikes Allehanda (Sweden)
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The black-and-white sketch by Swedish artist Lars Vilks that was made in 2007 gained international attention after it was published by Swedish newspaper Nerikes Allehanda.
The rally outside the Nerikes Allehanda newspaper in Orebro followed formal protests by Iran and Pakistan in a brewing conflict over the controversial cartoon made by Swedish artist Lars Vilks.
Al-Qaeda put a $100,000 bounty on Vilks' head after he drew the cartoon, which was published in Nerikes Allehanda, a Swedish newspaper, on August 18, 2007.