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ICNA Denounces Murder of U.S. Journalist by ISIS

Date: August 21, 2014 | Categories: Global Injustice, Press, Press,

Source: ICNA.ORG The Islamic Circle of North America unequivocally condemns the brutal beheading on Tuesday of American journalist, James Foley, by the terrorist organization Islamic State of Iraq and Syria. “Such actions are repugnant to humanity and illustrate a blatant disregard for the sanctity of innocent human life,” said Naeem Baig, president of ICNA. “They are a gross violation of …


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ICNA to Obama: Demand End to Israeli Aggression

Date: July 13, 2014 | Categories: Global Injustice, Press, Press,

Source: ICNA.ORG (NEW YORK, NY, July 13, 2014) – In the past six days Israel has killed 165 people, many women and children in over 1200 attacks on Gaza in Operation Protective Edge. Today, Israel has intensified the assault campaign by launching a ground incursion on the besieged strip. The use of violence against civilians is never okay. It is …


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ICNA Condemns Boko Haram Kidnapping

Date: May 9, 2014 | Categories: Global Injustice, Press, Press,

Source: ICNA.ORG The Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA) condemns the kidnapping of more than 200 schoolgirls in Nigeria by the terror militant group Boko Haram, whose leader, Abubakar Shekau, had threatened to sell them into slavery. “It is absolutely despicable and horrific,” said Naeem Baig, president of ICNA. “We urge authorities to use all of their resources to reunite …