Abdikani Josef has created a Facebook group for Danish ex-Muslims like himself in a bid to give them a platform where they can find support from others who have also taken the step to leave Islam.

The idea for the page, Ex-Muslims of Denmark, came about late last year when Josef and a few other ex-Muslims in his network began wondering how many people in Denmark were in their situation.

"We want and hope to create a free space where we, as Danish ex-Muslims, can blossom. A platform primarily 'for us, by us' where we can share our stories with one another (and the rest of Denmark)," Ex-Muslims of Denmark wrote on its Facebook page.

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