Posted by: becketfund | June 18, 2009

Azerbaijan: Government Considering New Amendments to Religion Law

BAKU – Milli Mejilis, Azerbaijan’s Parliament, is set to consider two further amendments to the recently amended Religion Law, Forum 18 reported on June 18.  The amendments specifically address Muslim rights, and would require state approval for individuals wishing to lead prayers at mosques and at places of pilgrimage.

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