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Education Ministry urged to add studies on Syiah in Islamic studies

Susan Loone

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Modified 11 Sep 2019, 11:05 am

Penang Mufti Wan Salim Mohd Noor has taken a more tolerant approach to Syiah followers although his peers have deemed the community a threat to the mostly Sunni sect in Malaysia.

Speaking to Malaysiakini, Wan Salim said education is key to resolving the issue and called for more tolerance for the Syiahs and other religious groups who differ from Islam...

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