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Muslim group plans to open gay and female friendly mosque

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BBC News
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June 14, 2013

A group of Muslims says it wants to open up mosques to everyone, regardless of their gender or sexual orientation.

The Inclusive Mosque Initiative wants to create new mosques that it would allow men and women to pray side-by-side and openly welcome the gay community.

LGBT people within the Muslim faith have been working towards acceptance from their religious groups.