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CAIR-OH: Mosque to Hold Interfaith Prayer Vigil

CAIR-OH: Mosque to Hold Interfaith Prayer Vigil

(WASHINGTON, D.C., 12/22/2005) – The Ohio office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-Ohio) announced that an Interfaith Prayer Vigil will be held at 8 p.m. tonight at the Islamic Association of Cincinnati mosque. The vigil is open to the public and representatives of various religious traditions take part in the event. The mosque is located at 3668 Clifton Ave. in Cincinnati.

WHAT: Mosque Interfaith Prayer Vigil
WHEN: Thursday, December 22, 8 p.m.
WHERE: Islamic Association of Cincinnati, 3668 Clifton Ave., Cincinnati
CONTACT: CAIR-Cincinnati Director Karen Dabdoub, 513-604-4444, E-Mail: karen@cair-ohio.com

The FBI and local authorities continue to investigate the explosions that damaged doors Tuesday night at the Islamic Association of Cincinnati, also known as the “Clifton Mosque.” No injuries were reported.

CAIR said vandalism or other possible bias-related incidents have been reported recently at mosques in Pennsylvania, Florida, Texas, Nebraska, California, and New York. The Washington-based group is urging Muslim institutions nationwide to review security procedures using advice contained in CAIR’s “Muslim Community Safety Kit.”

 

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