A KFC outlet in regional Australia has been threatened with boycotts from an anti-halal group on Facebook, which has misconstrued the outlet's sign about having no bacon as a sign it is halal certified.

The Facebook group, called "Boycott Halal in Australia", posted a picture of the small KFC shop , which is located in a shopping centre in Albury in regional New South Wales.

The post simultaneously claims a sign on the shop says "due to the lack of separate preparation space, this store does not offer bacon" and that one of the boycott group's members had said the "KFC in the Coles shopping centre in Albury is now Halal Certified".

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