(MINNEAPOLIS, MN,Â 9/18/2016) â€“ The Minnesota chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-MN) today joined Muslim community leaders at a press conference in St. Cloud, Minn., to respond to the Cross Road Mall stabbings.
Video: CAIR-MN Executive Director Jaylani Hussein Speaks at News Conference of Minnesota Muslim Leaders (CNN)
â€œThe Minnesota Muslim community condemns all such acts of violence as inexcusable and un-Islamic,â€ said CAIR-MN Executive Director Jaylani Hussein prior todayâ€™s news conference. “We are hopeful that the community will come together in a difficult tragedy. Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims and their families.â€
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 misiÃ³n de CAIR-Florida es mejorar la comprensiÃ³n del Islam, fomentar el diÃ¡logo, proteger las libertades civiles, capacitar a los musulmanes estadounidenses, y construir coaliciones que promuevan la justicia y la comprensiÃ³n mutua.
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