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05/18/2013 12:38 pm ET Updated Jul 18, 2013

Arab International Festival In Dearborn Is Canceled In Wake Of Religious Tensions | Detroit Free Press | Freep.com

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After growing religious tensions between some Christian missionaries and local Muslims, the annual Arab International Festival in Dearborn has been canceled for this year, organizers said Friday.

The announcement left many disappointed that a small number of aggressive extremists could ruin what had become a tradition in the eastern section of Dearborn, which has a significant number of Arab Americans.

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