Muslims in Sweden face stiffer Ramadan test

Refraining from food and water is a challenge made much harder in countries like Sweden where days are longer.

    Muslims around the world are marking the holy month of Ramadan by fasting during daylight hours.

    Refraining from food and water is a challenge for many, but it is more difficult in countries like Sweden where the days are longer.

    Al Jazeera’s Linda Nyberg reports from Stockholm.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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