Bay Area Muslims decry Palm Sunday violence and call for interfaith unity for human rights

April 17th,2017 ICNY Latest News

 

Last weekend, as Christians observed Palm Sunday, powerful bomb blasts struck Coptic Christian churches in Egypt in an assault claimed by ISIS. The timing and brutality of the attacks were particularly shocking, as they violated not only the sanctity of Christian houses of worship but also a holy day that is sacred to Christians worldwide. Once again, these attacks show the level of depravity and inhumanity that has characterized ISIS and other radical groups. As Muslims, people of all faiths, and leaders across the world swiftly and vigorously condemned these attacks, Muslim communities reaffirmed the following values and principles that they believe are central to their religious understanding:

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