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Egypt may ban “Arabian Nights.”  NO!!!

Egypt may ban “Arabian Nights.” NO!!!

AWARDCHESS
May 14, 2010, 2:34 PM 2

Egypt may ban “Arabian Nights”

 
May 14, 2010 16:29 Moscow Time

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Egyptian Prosecutor’s Office will consider an appeal by a group of lawyers to ban Tales of the Arabian Nights and punish their publisher. Lawyers without Shackles organization says the tales are obscene and call to vice and sin which contradicts Islam. However, literary critics find the book a literary classic.

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