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Breaking News: UK Muslim Held in Los Angeles

BREAKING NEWS: UK MUSLIM HELD IN LOS ANGELES

(LOS ANGELES, CA, 6/29/07) – The Greater Los Angeles area chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) has been informed that a Muslim citizen of the United Kingdom is being held following his arrival yesterday on a flight from London. CAIR-LA is investigating the reason for the man’s detention. The 57-year-old man is reportedly scheduled to be returned to Britain on a flight later today.

CONTACT: CAIR-LA Communications Coordinator Munira Syeda, Tel: 714-776-1847 or 714-851-4851, E-Mail: msyeda@cair.com

 

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