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British Education Secretary Michael Gove has announced his national curriculum after revising it to include a module on the history of Islam.

The changes were made after an early draft of the new history curriculum sparked widespread criticism for failing to make any reference to Islam.

Muslims were especially outraged with the draft and the Muslim Council of Britain (MCB), which represents some 500 Islamic institutes in Britain, said it was "deeply disappointed" that the curriculum made no reference to Muslims and Islam.


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