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ICNA CSJ And Other Muslim Groups Call For Sanctions On Home Minister Of India

Date: January 6, 2020 | Categories: Press, Press, Press, Press, Press, Press, Video All,

(WASHINGTON, D.C., 1/6/20) – A coalition of Indian-American and American civil society, civil and human rights organizations today held a news conference at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C., calling for U.S. sanctions on Home Minister of India in response to that country adopting the controversial Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) – a law that discriminates against India’s religious minorities …


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ICNA CSJ Hosts Protest in Front of Burma Embassy in Washington, D.C.

Date: September 11, 2017 | Categories: Featured, Global Injustice, Past Events, Past Events All, Press, Press, Videos,

ICNA Council for Social Justice (CSJ) in partnership with Dar al-Hijrah, CAIR, American Muslims for Palestine, Dar al-Noor, ICNA VA Mosque, Muslim Ummah of North America, and Muslim American Society-DC, hosted a protest in front of the Myanmar (formerly Burma) Embassy in D.C. to demand a stop to the ethnic cleansing of its Muslim minorities known as Rohingya. They are a …


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ICNA condemns Myanmar massacres, ethnic cleansing

Date: September 5, 2017 | Categories: Global Injustice, Press, Press,

The Islamic Circle of North America strongly condemns the massacre and ethnic cleansing of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar by the Myanmar military and extremist Buddhist factions. The recent wave of violence, as reported by several media and human rights agencies, has resulted in the death of over 400 people at the hands of Myanmar military and there are many eyewitness …


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ICNA Protests Gov. Abbott’s decision to Stop Resettling Refugees in Texas

Date: October 8, 2016 | Categories: Global Injustice, Press, Press,

Governor Abbott recently announced that the state government is pulling out of the refugee resettlement program. Texas has the largest resettlement program in the country and has been successfully welcoming refugees for over 40 years. Despite the Governor’s decision, ICNA CSJ Dallas and Texans will continue to welcome and serve refugees. Local charitable organizations will step up and take on the role …


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ICNA Condemns Terrorist Attack in Nice, France

Date: July 15, 2016 | Categories: Global Injustice, Press, Press,

Source: ICNA.ORG ICNA strongly condemns the terrorist attack in Nice, France. A terrorist drove a truck through crowds celebrating Bastille Day on Thursday night in the seaside city of Nice on the French Riviera, killing at least 84 people, including several children. French authorities confirmed 202 people were wounded, 25 of which are on life support, while 52 are in …


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ICNA Strongly Condemns Barbaric Shooting in Florida Nightclub

Date: June 12, 2016 | Categories: Global Injustice, Press, Press,

Islamic Circle of North America Condemns the barbaric attack in Orlando. On behalf of the Islamic Circle of North America, ICNA, we join our fellow Americans in condemning this act of violence. We offer our condolence to the families for their great loss from this tragic event. We strongly denounce any act of killing regardless of motives and faith of …


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ICNA – Lahore terror attack are un-Islamic & cowardly

Date: March 28, 2016 | Categories: Global Injustice, Press, Press,

Source: ICNA.ORG In a press statement today, the Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA) condemned in the strongest possible terms, the terrorist attack in the Pakistani city of Lahore that killed at least 67 people and injured more than 300 others. “These cowardly terrorist attacks on innocent people go directly against the teachings of Islam. “In the last few weeks …


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USCMO condemns attacks in Belgium, Turkey, Mali

Date: March 24, 2016 | Categories: Global Injustice, Press, Press,

Source: ICNA.ORG The US Council of Muslim Organizations (USCMO), a coalition of leading national and local Muslim organizations including ICNA, strongly condemns the heinous terror attacks that took place early this morning in Brussels, Belgium and left at least 30 innocent people dead and many more injured. Similar terror attacks took place most recently in Turkey and Mali and claimed …


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ICNA appalled by the shootings in San Bernardino

Date: December 3, 2015 | Categories: Global Injustice, Press, Press,

Source: ICNA.ORG The Islamic Circle of North America is appalled at today’s mass shooting at the Inland Regional Center in San Bernardino. Our condolences and thoughts are with the families of the victims of this senseless shooting and we pray for the speedy recovery for those that are wounded. ​Once again we hope for peace and stability in our society …


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ICNA Horrified by the violent events in Paris

Date: November 14, 2015 | Categories: Global Injustice, Press, Press,

NEW YORK, NY (November 13, 2015) – The Islamic Circle of North America ​is horrified by the series of events taking place in France. Our thoughts and prayers are with the families of the victims, the first responders, and all of the people of France. The loss of innocent lives, especially on a mass scale is devastating to all people …