Somali Radio Stations Threatened By Insurgents
SCOTT SIMON, Host:
New York Times reported this week that at least 14 radio stations in Mogadishu have stopped broadcasting music because local insurgents warned that music - any music - is un-Islamic. How do you run a radio station without any music? Even the car guys play a little music.
SIMON: Unidentified People: (Singing) Good morning. Good morning. Good.
(SOUNDBITE OF RECORDING)
(SOUNDBITE OF ROOSTER)
(SOUNDBITE OF BIRDS CHIRPING)
(SOUNDBITE OF CAT)
(SOUNDBITE OF DOGS BARKING)
(SOUNDBITE OF HORSES)
(SOUNDBITE OF GROWLING)
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