(WASHINGTON, D.C., 2/13/20) – The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) said today that a representative of its Minnesota chapter delivered letters of thanks and appreciation to the Republic of The Gambia for that nation’s successful legal defense of the rights of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar at the International Court of Justice, or World Court.
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CAIR-Minnesota’s advisory board member and community leader Abdi Sabrie delivered two letters — one each from CAIR and from the Muslim American Society Minnesota (MAS-MN) — to the Ministry of Justice in Banjul, The Gambia.
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He was received on by the Solicitor General/Legal Secretary of The Gambia Att. Cherno Marenah (on left in photo) at his office at the Ministry of Justice.
CAIR is America’s largest Muslim civil liberties and advocacy organization. Its mission is to enhance understanding of Islam, protect civil rights, promote justice, and empower American Muslims.
La misión de CAIR es proteger las libertades civiles, mejorar la comprensión del Islam, promover la justicia, y empoderar a los musulmanes en los Estados Unidos.
CONTACT: CAIR-MN Executive Director Jaylani Hussein, 612-406-0070, Jhussein@cair.com