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The Directorate for Education's (Utdanningsdirektoratet) all-clear for Norway's only Muslim primary school hasn't gone down well.

Anti-integration

"The government's decision undermines integration in Oslo. It will cause more segregation, just like we have in the city's schools today," Christian Tybring-Gjedde, Progress Party (FrP) MP for Oslo tells Dagsavisen.

FrP's immigration policy spokesman, Per-Willy Amundsen, agrees.

"Schools are the most important arenas for integration. It's imperative we have meeting places with different religious backgrounds," he says.


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