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Join Aug. 25 ‘Save Rohingya Day Rally’ in Washington, D.C.

(WASHINGTON, D.C., 8/23/18) – On Saturday, August 25, members of the Rohingya-American community and their supporters will hold a rally at the US Capitol — near the Peace Circle and Capital Reflecting Pool — in Washington, D.C., to mark the one-year anniversary of the Burmese military’s ongoing genocide of Rohingya Muslims and the Rohingya’s mass exodus to neighboring countries.

Take Action: RSVP On the Rally’s Facebook Event Page: Click Here.

WHAT: Save Rohingya Day Rally – DC
WHEN: Saturday, August 25 from 2:00-5:00 P.M.
WHERE: At the US Capitol, near the Peace Circle and Capital Reflecting Pool. Click here to see a rally location.
CONTACT: Hena Zuberi, Burma Task Force Director of Outreach at 626-354-2367,

Rally sponsors include the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), Dar Al-Hijrah Islamic Center, Muslim Association of Virginia, Mustafa Center, Faith Coalition to Stop Genocide in Burma, International Campaign for the Rohingya, Burma Task Force, and Dar-usSalaam. There will be an interfaith prayer for the victims of genocide.

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 National Communications Director Ibrahim Hooper, 202-744-7726,; CAIR National Communications Manager Naaz Modan, 202-748-4319,

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