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Haratin: Revising Islamic Jurisprudence To End Slavery

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(IRA), an organisation working for the eradication of slavery in Mauritania, is calling for a more liberal interpretation of Islamic jurisprudence in order to end the centuries old practice of slave ownership in the country.

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Olah Bessid (19)
Sunday April 21, 2013, 1:53 pm
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