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CAIR to Pay Tribute to Jamal Khashoggi at Oct. 20 Annual Banquet in Arlington, Va.

(WASHINGTON, D.C., 10/18/18) – On Saturday, October 20, the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, will pay tribute to murdered Washington Post contributor and Virginia resident Jamal Khashoggi during its 24th annual banquet, with the theme “Faith Led, Justice Driven,” at the Crystal Gateway Marriott in Arlington, Va.

The tribute to Khashoggi will be offered following the banquet’s opening Quran recitation at about 7 p.m.

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MEDIA NOTE: Media professionals may request entry to the banquet by emailing or by calling CAIR National Communications Director Ibrahim Hooper at 202-744-7726.

Prior to the banquet, CAIR’s National Leadership and Policy Conference, themed “We the People, Organizing for Justice: Vision 2020,” will begin on Oct. 19 in the same venue.


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Reserve a Banquet Table(s) of 10:

Banquet tables for a family, business, mosque, or other group, may be reserved by calling 202-742-6454 or by emailing

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.


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