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United Kingdom: Muslims stage anti-alcohol protest in Brick Lane01:34

United Kingdom: Muslims stage anti-alcohol protest in Brick Lane

United Kingdom, London
December 13, 2013 at 19:02 GMT +00:00 · Published

United Kingdom: Muslims stage anti-alcohol protest in Brick Lane

Anjem Choudary, a former spokesman for Islam4UK, and fellow Muslim activists protested against the sale of Alcohol in East London's Brick Lane on Friday.

The protesters aimed to highlight the negative impacts of alcohol and advocate Islam as the way forward. The demonstrators also name-shamed Muslim owned shops and restaurants who sell alcohol as they walked by.

Right-wing English nationalists organized a counter-demonstration in an attempt to stop them walking up Brick Lane.

With shouts of No Surrender and chants of God Save the Queen emotions ran high however the police were successful in keeping the opposing groups apart.

United Kingdom: Muslims stage anti-alcohol protest in Brick Lane01:34
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United Kingdom: Muslims stage anti-alcohol protest in Brick Lane

Anjem Choudary, a former spokesman for Islam4UK, and fellow Muslim activists protested against the sale of Alcohol in East London's Brick Lane on Friday.

The protesters aimed to highlight the negative impacts of alcohol and advocate Islam as the way forward. The demonstrators also name-shamed Muslim owned shops and restaurants who sell alcohol as they walked by.

Right-wing English nationalists organized a counter-demonstration in an attempt to stop them walking up Brick Lane.

With shouts of No Surrender and chants of God Save the Queen emotions ran high however the police were successful in keeping the opposing groups apart.

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