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Prison Islam course 'could turn prisoners to violence'
by Sajid Iqbal and Noel Titheradge
A manual used by imams to teach prison inmates about Islam risks "turning people into jihadis", a cleric says.
Sheikh Musa Admani told the BBC the Tarbiyah programme, used in English and Welsh prisons since 2011, could turn people towards violence and should be withdrawn.
A section of the programme is on jihad, and it says taking up arms to fight "evil" is "one of the noblest acts".
The Ministry of Justice will investigate issues raised by the BBC.
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