Tunisian nightclub shut down over Muslim call to prayer remix

Tunisian authorities have shut down a nightclub and begun an investigation after a DJ played a remix recording of the Muslim call to prayer, an official has said.A video, widely shared online since Sunday, shows clubbers dancing to music that includes the call to prayer at the club in the north-east town of Nabeul.The footage sparked a storm of debate on social media.Two European DJs played at the party on Friday as part of a music festival near the popular resort of Hammamet.“After confirming the facts, we decided to close this nightclub” until further notice, Mnaouar Ouertani, the governor of Nabeul, told Agence France-Presse.

Source: Tunisian nightclub shut down over Muslim call to prayer remix | World news | The Guardian

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