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Australia needs to ban extremist Islamic organisation Hizb ut-Tahrir, Sarah Henderson says, following the lead of other nations.

The Corangamite MP raised concerns about the conduct of the extremist Islamic organisation Hizb ut-Tahrir with parliamentary colleagues in the Coalition party room on Tuesday.

She noted the group published statements on its website last week that suggested that engaging in jihad at Ramadan "was one of the most virtuous and beloved acts to Allah."

"This radical organisation is banned in a number of Middle Eastern countries as well as Germany, the Netherlands and China," Ms Henderson said.


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