Home Add to Favorite Contact Submit  
           17 January, 2021

Category:  Press » Legal


Shots Fired at Fla. Mosque, Penn. Mosque Vandalized

         Views: 1434
2009-01-03 04:28:57     
Council on American-Islamic Relations

The Council on American- Islamic Relations (CAIR) reported today that mosques in Pennsylvania and Florida have been targeted by vandals.

In Pennsylvania, red paint was splashed across the steps leading to the Islamic Center of Pittsburgh. SEE: Vandals Hit Islamic Center in Oakland (Post-Gazette)

CAIR's South Florida chapter reported today that shots were fired at a Miami mosque and Islamic school. (CAIR-SFL Executive Director Altaf Ali will be available for media interviews at the scene.)

SEE: Police Investigate Shots Fired At Miami Mosque http://www.nbc6.net/news/18401619/detail.html

LOCATION: Masjid An-Noor/The Islamic School of Miami,11699 SW 147th Avenue, Miami

CONTACT: CAIR-SFL Executive Director Altaf Ali,
954-298-8214, E-Mail: aali@cair.com

The Washington-based Islamic civil rights and advocacy group is urging Muslims nationwide to review security procedures using advice contained in its "Muslim Community Safety Kit."

SEE: CAIR Muslim Community Safety Kit

"We urge local, state and national law enforcement authorities to investigate possible bias motives for these incidents," said CAIR National Communications Director Ibrahim Hooper.

CAIR, America's largest Islamic civil liberties group, has 35 offices and chapters nationwide and in Canada. Its mission is to enhance the understanding of Islam, encourage dialogue, protect civil liberties, empower American Muslims, and build coalitions that promote justice and mutual understanding.

CONTACT: CAIR National Communications Director Ibrahim Hooper, 202-488- 8787 or 202-744-7726

Specialized in: Cair - Council On American-islamic Relations - Nihad Awad - Ibrahim Hooper - Omar Ahmad - Parvez Ahmed - Ahmed Bedier - Altaf Ali - Ahmad Al-akhras - Ahmed Rehab - Explore Life Of Muhammad - Explore Quran - American Muslims - Anti Terror - Muslims Against Terrorism - Muslims Speak Out
URL: http://www.cair.com
Print press release      Bookmark this page
Related Press releases 
Fairfax Title Company Answers How Mortgage Refinancing Works (Popularity: ): Fairfax, Virginia (press.abc-directory.com) December 2, 2019 - Mathis Title Company, a Fairfax title company, recently published a blog called "How Mortgage Refinancing Works to help homeowners better understand the refinancing process. This can assist them in getting better refinancing deals and saving money for other investments.Mortgage refinancing is the process of replacing an existing mortgage with a new loan, often with a loan that offers lower monthly payments, lower interest ...
McMahon & Winters Announces Sponsorship of Lancaster Newspapers' Food & Spirits Festival on 7/13/14 (Popularity: ): Lancaster, PA ( press.abc-directory.com ) June 19, 2014 - McMahon & Winters Law Firm is pleased to be a part of the Lancaster Newspapers' fourth annual Food & Spirits Festival as the parking sponsor. The Festival is an annual event showcasing local restaurants, vineyards, retailers, microbreweries, musicians, distilleries, and more. McMahon & Winters Law Firm is excited to join in this year's festival, dedicated to those who relish delicious food, ...
Two Happy Homes, Inc. Sponsors TDE - The Divorce Expo™ in Naperville (Popularity: ): Ann Arbor, MI, July 04, 2012 -- The first Metro Chicago The Divorce Expo™ will take place August 18 at the Hotel Arista, at CityGate Centre in Naperville. The expo is designed for those facing the challenges of divorce; whether they are considering divorce, currently living through a divorce or dealing with the aftermath. The event offers top experts in their fields, keynote speakers, 20 plus interactive seminars and demonstrations.“With ...
New Legal Advice Engine launched for Solicitors and Law Firms (Popularity: ): Legal question and answer company, Expert Answers Ltd, has launched its Online Legal Advice Engine for use by solicitors and law firms in the United Kingdom.Online legal advice specialist, Expert Answers Ltd, has announced the launch of its new Legal Advice Engine for solicitors and law firms in the UK. This engine will benefit solicitors and law firms in three ways:• an additional service to offer clients • revenue generation • source ...
Leading Atlanta Law Firm gets a New Web Presence (Popularity: ): MENLO PARK, CA -- December 10, 2012 - Martenson, Hasbrouck & Simon LLP, a leading Atlanta, GA, based law firm recently launched their redesigned website with a new look web presence designed by Flying Cow Design. The law firm's new website is designed to address the changing legal needs and connect with a growing web-savvy audience. The law firm is among the leading law firms in Atlanta, GA, specializing in ...

Press release home snapshot 

Related Business 
Mosque In Dubai City (Popularity: ): Jumeirah Mosque is a mosque in Dubai City. Organized tours are available for non-Muslims. It is the only mosque in Dubai which is open to the public and dedicated to receiving non-Muslim guests.
Abdul Aleem Siddique Mosque (Popularity: ): About Islam as well as specifics about the mosque - its founder, activities, rebuilding project, pre-school and religious classes.
East London Mosque (Popularity: ): Offers a history, prayer timetable, and a description of services and facilities in this mosque [London, UK]
Friends of Al-Aqsa Website (Popularity: ): Voluntary organization working for the human rights of Palestinians, and to protect the mosque of Al-Aqsa Haram Sharif. Includes background information, reviews, details of events and publications, and a guide to the mosque.
Islamic Cultural Centre and London Central Mosque (Popularity: ): Information about the Regents Park Mosque, its facilities, events, and the services they offer. Also includes a directory of Islamic facilities in London, news, and details of publications.
Go Halal: Online Halal Directory (Popularity: ): GoHalal first came about when one of the co-founders, Sohail Osman, travelled to Exeter for a 5-week course. He didn’t realize that trying to find a suitable place to eat halal food or even find a mosque would be so difficult. He tried searching online for halal eateries in Exeter but found nothing. That’s when he thought to himself that ‘there needs to be something online for people like me, ...
Shia Association of Bay Area (SABA Mosque) (Popularity: ): On the surface, this organization claims that its objective is to preach Shia Islamic values. However, Shia Association of Bay Area is in fact a dedicated promoter of the oppressive Iranian Khomeinist Regime and its Velayat-e Faqih ideology. Visiting speakers to this organization include the likes of Abdul Alim Musa who had proclaimed "Jews are the enemy of humanity" and Mohammed Zaki Baqri who shouted inside this mosque "Death to ...
Ahlillbait Mosque, Montreal (Popularity: ): Friday speechs dua'a and more.
Mosqueclock.com (Popularity: ): Home of the mosque shaped alarm clock. Online ordering available.
Baitul Futuh (Popularity: ): An Ahmadi mosque in London, UK; includes information about worship, events, and their community.