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the Inhabitant of Ufa called for a ban on animal sacrifice during Eid al-Adha in Bashkortostan.

“the Period from 31 July to 2 August falls on the Muslim holiday of sacrifice — Eid al-Adha. A holiday present to people as a day designed to unite people through mercy and humility. The purpose of the festival could achieve, giving people vegetables, fruits, pastries, everyone would be happy. But no. This holiday is built on the blood,” reads the petition on

the Author noted that “the frightened sheep are escorted to the center of the crowd” and “no regrets slit their throat.” In this case, the witnesses of this spectacle becomes women and children and perceive it as normal.

According to her, this ritual is “striking for its cynical cruelty” and should not be practiced in a secular country.

“Recently we are all together voted for the adoption of the New Constitution of the Russian Federation there is a law on the protection of animals. But, supporting the law on the protection of animals, you can safely go for mass sacrifice?” — asks the author of the petition.

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