Muslim Beauty Queen Uproar.
August 27, 2006 3:22 PM Subscribe
Ayten Ahmet is a 16 year old girl who wants to win the Miss Teen Australia Beauty pageant
[some links here possibly NSFW]. The problem is some of Australia's Muslim leaders, such as Melbourne cleric Sheik Mohammed Omran, have branded her entry into the competition as a "slur on Islam"
. Ayten doesn't know what all the fuss is about, saying
"As long as you present yourself well, respect yourself and respect others, that's what's important. Religion's not an issue." [more inside]
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