Mosque make-over

2024.02.29
Mosque make-over Cartoon by Rebel Pepper
Photo: RFA

A historic mosque in southwestern China whose dome and minarets were demolished last year has been refitted with Chinese-style pagodas and billboards praising the Communist Party. The 14th-century Najiaying Mosque is the latest target of President Xi Jinping's nationwide crackdown on Muslim, Christian and Tibetan Buddhist activities and venues in the name of the "sinicization" of religion.

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