{FD} Tajikistan cracks down on the spread of Islam, considers ban on Arabic-sounding names

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Tajikistan Muslim Name Ban: Parliament Considers Forbidding Arabic-Sounding Names Amid Crackdown On Islam By Lora Moftah, ibtimes.com on May 06 2015 8:19 AM EDT Tajikistan’s President Emomali Rahmon has instructed the country’s Parliament to consider a bill that would ban Muslim-sounding names in the former Soviet republic, officials said this week. Rahmon is shown here … … Continue reading