Italy: No Nativity scene because ‘it may offend muslims’

An Italian priest has cancelled his town’s annual Nativity scene over fears it may offend the Muslim community. Father Sante Braggie, a chaplain in Cremona, northern Italy, said the scene would have been set up near a section of the city’s cemetery ‘reserved for Muslim graves’.

His predecessor said he is against this decision: ‘I am, for the time being at least, in Italy, not Saudi Arabia.

Full story on Il Giornale and Daily Mail