Pacific: The spread of Islam in Melanesia

Aug 11, 2007 | Posted by: roboblogger | Full story: IntelliBriefs

For several years Melanesia has witnessed a phenomenon all but ignored by the international community; amongst the Pacific islands the diffusion of Islam has obtained highly successful results and in every ... via IntelliBriefs

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RasoKJ

Canberra, Australia

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Sep 10, 2009
 
Harry Kwow, your understanding of custom is very narrow. You think custom means retreating to cannibalism and all these sort of practices. We have gone past those days.
Hellas Makedonia

Copenhagen, Denmark

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Oct 9, 2009
 
MSNG

Bandung, Indonesia

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#60
Oct 9, 2009
 
The interpretations of religion may be the biggest problem....
captain grumpy

Adelaide, Australia

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#61
Oct 16, 2009
 
all of you , do NOT understand....In Islam , any other belief is to be put down....IE KILL.
There are several types of Islam but the majority is Shia. This and Sunni , Are the violent ones. Russia is at the moment siding with Iran bcause the Islam competing in Russia is hated by the Shia in Iran. If Iran helps the Rusions get rid of their Islamic problem then Russia will repay them on the international stage.......God Bless you
tumoko

Suva, Fiji

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#62
Dec 2, 2009
 
Religion is a tradition. It wipes out your old ones. Be careful what your religion is. It could harm yourself or others one day.
Azer

Tashkent, Uzbekistan

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#64
Jan 6, 2010
 
Nice news!!!
Scooy

Waratah, Australia

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#65
May 26, 2010
 
who says..Islam is the worset ever on earth
Yankydoodle

Brisbane, Australia

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#66
Oct 18, 2010
 
Its the Ockers you have to watch out for, the thieves ,watch them in business!!!!!!!!!!
kaspa alick

Vanuatu

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#67
Nov 22, 2010
 
some people just don't want other peoples culture.
They have no place on this diverse Earth.
VakaLevu

Auckland, New Zealand

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#68
Nov 29, 2010
 
Muslims are trying the best they can to find a hiding place for Osama Bin Ladin and they think its in the islands of Melanesia. One bomb will destroy it..(lol)
SHEILLA

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#69
Dec 3, 2010
 
HAHAHA PAPUA NUGINI TIDAK SEHEBAT NEGARA MUSLIM :BRUNAI DARUSSALAM,INDONESIA,MALAYSIA
Tomo Olenz

Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea

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Feb 15, 2011
 
This is a religion that preys on poverty. In PNG in spite of its richness, povery is rampant adding to the gulability of those who are striken to have free passage to a better life, thus converson enmass
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Santa Clara, CA

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#72
May 15, 2011
 
hey black orangutans. please eat it : halal pork, made in malaysia
Paul

Korea

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#73
Dec 29, 2011
 
Cultures and religions are no difference. Only people make them to be different. Respect both and you will live hapily in this mordern civilised societty ..

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