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Wednesday, October 23, 2013
Salafist Qur'an Banned in Russia
Slowly starting to get caught up on some recent stories. Last month, Religion Clause Blog had a post about a Russian court banning a Salafi translation of the Qur'an on the basis that it was "extremist" literature. The move was quite controversial among Russian Muslims, with some supporting the decision and others condemning it.