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CAIR-San Diego: Muslim Student Wearing Headscarf Allegedly Attacked on SDSU Campus

cair ca logo(SAN DIEGO, CA, 11/20/15) – The San Diego office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-SD) has received multiple complaints about an assault that allegedly occurred yesterday afternoon at the San Diego State University campus.  According to reports, a female Muslim student was attacked, hate statements were made and her headscarf (hijab) was pulled off.

SEE: Alert From SDSU

The incident may be related to the backlash against the American Muslim community since the recent terror attacks in Paris.

CAIR: A Running List of Shameful Islamophobic Acts Since the Paris Attacks   

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.

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CONTACT: CAIR-SD Executive Director 858-774-9991,hmohebi@cair.com

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