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CAIR Releases Maryland 2016 Year in Review Highlights

CAIR Releases Maryland 2016 Year in Review Highlights(Washington, D.C., 12/23/16) – The Maryland Outreach Department of the Council on American-Islamic Relations today released its annual Maryland Highlights newsletter, summarizing some of the Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization’s key priorities and accomplishments in Maryland during 2016.

SEE: 2016 Maryland Year in Review

CAIR has been at the forefront of advocacy and civil rights issues throughout the year, working to build coalitions and strengthen and empower Muslim communities across the state. Organization leaders expressed their appreciation to allies, partners and friends for their support.

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.

La misión de CAIR es mejorar la comprensión del Islam, fomentar el diálogo, proteger las libertades civiles, capacitar a los musulmanes estadounidenses, y construir coaliciones que promuevan la justicia y la comprensión mutua.

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CONTACT: CAIR Spokesperson Dr. Zainab Chaudry,, 410-971-6062; CAIR National Communications Director Ibrahim Hooper, 202-744-7726,

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