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American Muslim family: McDonald’s staff deliberately hid bacon in sandwiches

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A Muslim family in American claimed to have found pieces of bacon hidden in their McChicken sandwiches, US news channel Fox News reported on Wednesday.

The family documented this by recording a video clip while they were buying 14 chicken sandwiches, where the restaurant staff added slices of pork in meals.

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In response to the incident, the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the department of the McDonald's restaurant in Decatur, Alabama, called for the employees involved in the incident to be fired.

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"It is a crime that reflects the extent of the hatred that Muslims in America suffer," he said in a statement.

He added that it is “an intentional act of religious and ethnic bigotry,” as Islam forbids its followers from eating pork.

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