CAIR-ST. LOUIS: LOCAL MUSLIM DOCTORS ANGRY AND SADDENED BY POSSIBLE TERRORIST PLOT SAY THEY ARE LAW ABIDING CITIZENS
(KMOV) - Several Muslim doctors are accused of carrying out failed terror attacks in the United Kingdom.
News of their arrest is having an impact on Muslim doctors in the St. Louis area.
Friday is the most important day of the week, for Muslims. It is the one prayer each week when the Muslim community comes together for a group prayer.
It is one of five daily prayers for Muslims.
Some Muslim physicians in our area, want the public to know they are angry and saddened by the possible terrorist plot, in the United Kingdom, which possibly includes Muslim medical professionals.
Dr. Khaled Hamid a CAIR board. Member says, "We are part of the society, to stay and are not a threat."
Born in Cairo, Egypt Dr. Hamid is an allergy and asthma specialist practicing in St. Charles and St. Louis. He has lived in the United States for 10 years and is an American citizen.
He is on the board of CAIR St. Louis, which stands for the Council of American Islamic Relations.
Members of the group CAIR and members of a St. Louis mosque want you to know that the vast majority of Muslims here are non-violent and law abiding American citizens. . .
To learn more about Islam and their beliefs go to: http://www.cair.com/