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Promoting Democracy and Human Rights

Part of Points of Order – in the House of Commons at 4:34 pm on 13th October 2008.

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Photo of Gordon Prentice Gordon Prentice Labour, Pendle 4:34 pm, 13th October 2008

My friend has been speaking about Turkey. There are 44 majority-Muslim countries in the world, and yet only a handful—maybe three or four—are functioning democracies as we would understand that term. Why is that the case?

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Mohammad Hussain
Posted on 14 Oct 2008 6:59 pm (Report this annotation)

Can't he resist a dig at muslims? Any excuse!