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Several hundred ethnic Albanian Muslims conducted Friday prayers in a square in central Pristina in a protest demanding space for a new mosque.

The faithful obeyed a police order not to block any streets during the demonstration. Last week police arrested a man who did that during a similar protest by about 300 Muslims.

The demand for a new mosque has grown since a high school was taken down last year to make way for a Roman Catholic Cathedral in downtown Pristina.


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