Swiss Vote On Anti-Islam Move To Ban New Minarets

Swiss voters are deciding in a referendum Sunday whether to accept a ban on the construction of minarets, which right-wing parties regard as symbols of militant Islam.

The move — led by the Swiss People’s Party, which has campaigned in previous years against immigrants — has stirred fears of boycotts and violent reactions from Muslim countries. > more.

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