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The region's Sikhs are often mistaken for Muslims or Hindus and it's not the first time they have felt targeted.
The D.C. police department says Sikh Americans who join the force will be able to wear the long beards and turbans associated with their faith.
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A Sikh family in Sterling, Va. has been targeted with death threats for what law enforcement officials say is only because their religion mandates they wear turbans and grow beards.