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Swiss art world challenges ban on minarets


Artists in Switzerland are attempting to challenge the country's ban on building minarets.

The move, which was voted on six weeks ago, was backed by right wing parties and conservative Christian groups who claimed minarets were a sign of Islamic power.

The Swiss art world has now exhibited their vision for the country.

Imogen Foulkes reports.


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