Thursday, October 4, 2012

Saudi warned of nun-like dress in market

Just how crazy are Saudi "religious" authorities?  This crazy:


Saudi warned of nun-like dress in market

By Staff

Published Wednesday, October 03, 2012

Saudi authorities have been warned that nun-like gowns are being marketed locally in violation of the country’s laws which ban products  highlighting religions other than Islam, a newspaper reported on Wednesday.

Alsaudi Arabic language daily published pictures of what it said were for gowns in the Saudi market with similar designs to those worn by  Christian nuns.

It said the warning about those gowns was carried on Facebook and  other social networks in the Gulf kingdom.