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Name two muslim countries where democratically elected governments rule for more than a decade continuously?

Asked by bhaskara rao, 11 Mar '09 04:54 pm
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Irak
bangladesh
Answered by malaya behera, 11 Mar '09 04:56 pm

 
  
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Turkey & egypt
Answered by incredible creature, 11 Mar '09 04:56 pm

 
  
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Malaysia,Turkey.
Answered by GAUTAM MOOKERJEE, 12 Mar '09 12:26 pm

 
  
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Indonesia
Malayasia
Answered by rajnikant raiyarela, 11 Mar '09 08:07 pm

 
  
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There is no place of democracy in any religion and Islam is poles away from the concept of democracy.Foundation of democracy can not be anything but secularism.The word secularism is most incompatible with Islam.So the infrence is; democracy with theocracy is sham even in Malaysia.Turkey or Indonesia.Yes this lame democracy did happened in Malaysia,Turkey for more than 10 years.
Answered by gurdial singh, 11 Mar '09 06:07 pm

 
  
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The basis of this distinction has to do with how comprehensively Islam is incorporated into the affairs of the state.
A democratic state which recognizes Islam as state religion, such as Malaysia, Pakistan, Algeria or Bangladesh. Some religious values are incorporated into public life, but Islam is not the only source of law.
A democratic state which endeavours to institute Sharia. It is also called as Islamist democracy. Islamist democracy offers more comprehensive inclusion of Islam into the affairs of the state. Islamist democracy is a highly controversial topic.
Philippines
Islamic democracy entered into mainstream politics after the government and the Moro National Liberation Front signed a peace deal establishing the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao. A political party (Union of Muslim Democrats of the Philippines) was established in order to allow Muslims to participate further in the democratic system. This party became the ruling party of that region. Currently, the ...more
Answered by Kishenjit Sinha, 11 Mar '09 05:05 pm

 
  
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Turkey, Iran ,Malaysia ,indonesia,Pakistan and bangladesh.
Answered by Ali Mohammad sheikh, 11 Mar '09 05:04 pm

 
  
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Indoneasia
bangaldesh
Answered by bashaking, 11 Mar '09 05:03 pm

 
  
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Turki and egypt.....
Answered by ramkrishna, 11 Mar '09 05:02 pm

 
  
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Indonesia and Turkey. Egypt too, but it is a stilted democracy; also, Iran, where it is a democracy under a theocracy, but democracy all the same. Nigeria too, although it is corrupt.
Answered by Satish Kamath, 11 Mar '09 04:59 pm

 
  
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