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US presidential election: Muslim voters determined to make their voices heard

After Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump proposed a ban on Muslims entering the United States, the country's Muslim minority has found itself in the spotlight. Muslims represent just one percent of the US population, according to statistics from the Pew Center. But some of the leaders of this community want to turn it into an electoral force to be reckoned with. Our correspondents met with Muslim Americans who are determined to make their voices heard in November.

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A programme prepared by Patrick Lovett and Laura Burloux.

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