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Minister of Guidance: Islam does not forbid congratulating the people of other religions and posters should not be an excuse to drive a wedge between the people of one nation



Khartoum, Jan.11 (SUNA) - The Minister of Guidance and Endowment Dr Mirghani Ammar Hussein, said in press statement to SUNA , Wednesday, that Islam does not forbid congratulating the people of other religions, especially Christians, expressing many fatwas in this aspect .
He stresseD the need to communicate with all religions, sects and groups.
The Minister, responding to complaints he received from some of the leaders and officials of the Christian churches protesting posters put, on churches walls, calling for boycotting festivals and occasions of Christians stressed that such posters, should not be an excuse to drive a wedge between the people of one nation .
The minister affirmed the government keenness to the unity of the country and respect of everyone in the country .
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