'Muezzin bill' passes in preliminary Knesset reading

By JPOST.COM STAFF
March 8, 2017 13:09
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A proposal to ban religious institutions from using outdoor loudspeakers, dubbed the “muezzin bill” after the Muslim call to prayer, was approved 55-48 in a preliminary reading of the legislation in the Knesset on Wednesday.


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