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Saudi Arabia creates panel to study Mohammed’s teaching, eliminate calls to violence

October 20, 2017

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CWN Editor's Note: King Salman has announced that a panel of Islamic scholars will be asked to study to hadith—the sayings attributed to Mohammed—and “eliminate fake and extremist texts.” In particular, he said, the panel should root out texts that “justify the commission of crimes, murder, and terrorist acts.”

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