In a first, local Swedish authority allows Islamic call to prayer

Today's Zaman - Turkey - 24 February 2013

Islamic Cultural Center of Botkyrka, a municipality in Stockholm mostly populated by immigrants, applied almost a month ago to municipal authorities, seeking permission for recitation of the adhan before Friday prayers through speakers in the minaret of the Fittja Mosque, located within the boundaries of Botkyrka. (continue reading...)