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Angola bans Islam and shuts down all mosques across the country because it 'clashes with state religion of Christianity'

Angola bans Islam and shuts down all mosques across the country because it 'clashes with state religion of Christianity'

Country: 
Angola
News Date: 
25/11/2013
Sharia Watch
Summary: 
  • Minister of culture described Islam as a 'sect' which is banned as counter to Angolan customs and culture
  • Nation's president said: ‘This is the final end of Islamic influence in our country'