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In the News . . . No New Mosque for Moscow’s Muslims

http://downloads.cbn.com/cbnnewsplayer/cbnplayer.swf?aid=22507

This is a great video (produced in April 2011) illustrating how many Muslims are in Moscow and the pressures they are facing. By 2050, Moscow is predicted to be predominantly Muslim. Moscow is already feeling the tensions between Russians fighting against change and the ever-growing Muslim population pushing for recognition of its needs.

In the link below, you can read the current status of Moscow’s Muslims’ request for a new mosque and the reaction:

http://www.asianews.it/news-en/Moscow,-a-park-instead-of-the-new-mosque-22433.html

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