Wednesday, 10 November 2010

US First Lady wears headscarf at mosque, that is very respectful of her

Here is something that muslim and non muslim lady politicians or political wannabee in Malaysia can learn from the United States of America First Lady, Michelle Obama:

U.S. first lady dons headscarf at Indonesian mosque
Wednesday November 10, 2010By Neil Chatterjee

President Barack Obama with first lady Michelle Obama, talks to  Grand Imam Ali Mustafa Yaqub during their visit to Istiqlal Mosque in Jakarta, Indonesia, Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2010.

JAKARTA (Reuters) - U.S. first lady Michelle Obama donned a headscarf on a visit to an mosque in Indonesia on Wednesday, not a requirement for a non-Muslim but a sign of the Obamas' efforts to show respect for the Islamic world.

Wearing a beige headscarf adorned with gold beads and a flowing chartreuse trouser suit, the first lady toured Jakarta's Istiqlal Mosque, Southeast Asia's largest, while on a short state visit to the world's most populous Muslim country.

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U.S. First Lady Michelle Obama wears a headscarf as she visits the Istiqlal Mosque in Jakarta, Indonesia Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2010.

No ifs, no buts, just respect a place of worship for what it is..... a place of worship. 

Tidak susah kan.

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