A Muslim couple takes pictures at the "Million Lights, ...
Feb 13th, 2012
(Reuters) - A Muslim couple takes pictures at the "Million Lights, Million Hearts" display ahead of Valentine's Day celebrations at Shah Alam commercial hub i-City, outside Kuala Lumpur, February 13, 2012. Islamic authorities in Muslim-majority Malaysia have been conducting raids on Valentine's Day after an edict was issued in 2005 banning Muslims from celebrating the occasion, considered a Western celebration that could erode Muslim's faith. REUTERS/Samsul Said (MALAYSIA - Tags: ANNIVERSARY SOCIETY) -
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