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The Dominican Republic government banned Miley Cyrus from performing in the country, saying her act was too suggestive. (Source: CNN) The Dominican Republic government banned Miley Cyrus from performing in the country, saying her act was too suggestive. (Source: CNN)
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(CNN) - There will be no twerking by Miley Cyrus in the Dominican Republic.

Pop music's notorious bad girl is banned from performing in the Central American country.

The government canceled her Sept. 13 concert. It stated her performances, which include vulgar acts, are too suggestive and against the law.

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