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Somali Religious Scholars Conference Kicks off in Mogadishu

The Somali Religious Scholars Conference has kicked off in Mogadishu.

During the conference, participants are scheduled to discuss the role of Somali scholars in tackling extremism in the country.

Khawaarji, which stands for extremism, has thrived in Somalia for years.

Scholars at the conference expressed solidarity with the call by President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud to rally support for the fight against international terrorism in the nation.