(SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ, 11/16/15) â€“ On Tuesday, November 17, the New Jersey Chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-NJ) will join other Muslim organizations at a news conference to condemn Fridayâ€™s terror attack in Paris and other recent similar attacks in Turkey, Lebanon and other areas of the world.
WHAT: New Jersey Muslims to Condemn Paris Terror Attacks
WHEN: Tuesday, November 17, 11 a.m.
WHERE: Rutgers University Visitor Center, 100 Sutphen Road, Piscataway, NJ
CONTACT: CAIR-NJ Executive Director James Sues, 908-668-5900, email@example.com
On Friday, CAIRâ€™s national office issued a statement in response to the Paris attacks that read in part:
â€œWe condemn these horrific crimes in the strongest terms possible. Our thoughts and prayers are with the loved ones of those killed and injured and with all of France.â€
CAIR is America's largest Muslim civil liberties and advocacy organization. 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.