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Wednesday 16 April  

Islamist music ban undermines Malians’ identity

Published on : 10 December 2012 - 11:18am | By (Screenshot: NOS)
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After Islamists took over power in northern Mali in March, they introduced a strict form of sharia law. Women and girls have to be covered, and all forms of music have been banned. Music is an essential part of the culture and identity of people in northern Mali. As a result, musicians and thousands of others have fled the region.  

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tundrabert 16 December 2012 - 12:00am / Alaska USA

Since when are we concerned with the takeover as long the Muslims themselves
are condoning this let them live with it.

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