I don’t believe the Qur’an should be censored; I believe it should be read and studied . If Apple does this, will it censor criticism of jihad violence and Sharia oppression if asked to do so by powerful forces? Of course. “Apple takes down Quran app in China,” by James Clayton, BBC , October 15, 2021: Apple has taken down one of the world’s most popular Quran apps in China, following a request from officials. Quran Majeed is available across the world on the App Store – and has nearly 150,000 reviews. It is used by millions of Muslims. The BBC understands that the app was removed for hosting illegal religious texts. The Chinese government has not responded to the BBC’s request for comment. The deletion of the app was first noticed by Apple Censorship – a website that monitors apps on Apple’s App Store globally. In a statement from the app’s maker, PDMS, the company said: “According to Apple, our app Quran Majeed has been removed from the China App store because it includes content that requires additional documentation from Chinese authorities”. “We are trying to get in touch with the Cyberspace Administration of China and relevant Chinese authorities to get this issue resolved”. The company said it had close to one million users in China…. Apple chief executive Tim Cook has been accused of hypocrisy from politicians in the US for speaking out about American politics, but staying quiet about China. Mr Cook criticised Donald Trump’s ban of seven Muslim-majority countries in 2017. However, he is also accused of complying with the Chinese government over censorship – and not publicly criticising it for its treatment of Muslim minorities….
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