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CAIR-MI Rep Meets with European Commission Rep

CAIR-MI DIRECTOR MEETS WITH REPRESENTATIVE OF EUROPEAN COMMISSION ON AMERICAN-MUSLIM COMMUNITY

(SOUTHFIELD, MI, 4/11/07) – The Executive Director of the Michigan chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-MI) Dawud Walid met today with Ms. Emine Kaya, Detached National Expert on Citizenship and Fundamental Rights for the European Commission, and a fellow at the Eisenhower Fellowship Organization.

Walid and Kaya discussed aspects of the diverse demographics within the American-Muslim community, and some of the social challenges American-Muslims face in post-9/11 America.

CAIR, America’s largest Islamic civil liberties group, has 32 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-MI Executive Director Dawud Walid at dwalid@cair.com or 248-842-1418.

 

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