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Published on 04 May 2013 | over 4 years ago

"Justin Bieber made thousands of Turkish fans into Beliebers when he stopped his concert in Turkey to honor the Azan, or the Muslim call to prayer, on Thursday.

Also known as the Adhan, the prayer call is traditionally observed by Muslims five times a day, including just after sunset and later in the evening, before bedtime."*

Justin Bieber...is being respectful? The popstar paused his concert twice in Istanbul to honor a Muslim call to prayer. He got a lot of good press and respect for this initially, before certain eyebrows were raised. Cenk Uygur, Ben Mankiewicz (Host, Turner Classic Movies), and Dave Rubin (The Rubin Report) break it down.

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