Tajik Mullahs Enlisted To Battle HIV/AIDS
RFE/RL via payvand / Farangis Najibullah
Tajikistan has a new calling in mind for its Islamic clerics.At the request of health officials, mullahs are being asked to actively take part in Tajikistan's campaign to combat the spread of HIV/AIDS. The clerics are asked to increase awareness of the diseases and their causes, help eliminate stigmas associated with those afflicted with them, and even to discuss methods of prevention -- including safe sex. >>>
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