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British DJ Sentenced to Jail in Tunisia for Remixing Muslim Call to Prayer

British DJ Sentenced to Jail in Tunisia for Remixing Muslim Call to Prayer

Country: 
Tunisia
News Date: 
07/04/2017
Sharia Watch
Summary: 

A British DJ has been sentenced to a year in jail in Tunisia for “offending public morality” after he played a dance music remix of the Muslim call to prayer in a nightclub. DJ Dax, who was born in London, was in the Muslim-majority nation as part of the Orbit Festival in Nabeul in the country’s northeast. The club he played in was  after footage of the night was put online.