Despite 1.6 million followers in Italy, Islam is not an officially recognised religion

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The Leaning Tower in Pisa. Italy is going to teach tolerance, we welcome that. But, the irony is that it has practiced such intolerance that it has not even officially recognized Islam for more than 1400 years now

Italy to train Muslim imams on constitution to ‘create climate of tolerance’ and fight radicalisation

Source: The Independent

Muslim imams in Italy are being enrolled on courses aiming to “create a climate of tolerance” and fight radicalisation by learning about the country’s constitution. …

Despite having an estimated 1.6 million followers in Italy, Islam is not an officially recognised religion and the country has only a handful of registered mosques.

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