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Elshan Mirzazade and Fikri Rahmat, foreign exchange students staying in Perham, have made headlines after questioning a “Muslim turned Christian” speaker at a local church – and being asked to leave. Forum News Service/WDAY

Northwoods incident draws national attention

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The two Muslim exchange students who were recently asked to leave a program at Northwoods Assembly of God Church will be meeting with the pastor there later this week.


The recent developments at Northwoods regarding guest speaker Walid Shoebat and the students has created a debate that is reaching the national scene, with accusations and criticism coming from all sides.

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