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Muslims in Azerbaijan speak out


Muslim clerics in Azerbaijan are speaking out against the closure of a number of mosques, only months after a new law on religion came into effect.

The government says the rules will make following Islam and other faiths easier, while also cracking down on terrorists, but critics say religious freedom is being attacked.

Tom Esslemont reports from Azerbaijan.

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