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Morocco to Train 50 French Imams
by El Houssaine Naaim
After recently training Imams in several African countries, Morocco will train fifty Imams from France, who will arrive to the kingdom this coming January.
The trainings, which will cover the Quran and the life of the Prophet Mohammed (PBUH), will include supplementary lessons in science and information technology.
France plans to use these new Imams to promote an image of moderate Islam, and to fight extremism in French mosques.
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