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Unmarried couples caught in Malaysia hotel raids

Thanks to Rachel for the link.
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/8439899.stm

Scores of officers conducted raids on budget hotels on New Year's Day in the western state of Selangor.

Those detained in the early hours of New Year's Day were mainly students and young factory workers.

The Muslim couples are expected to be charged with the offence of close proximity, or Khalwat.
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