Thursday, November 10, 2005

CAIR Calls for Peaceful End to Rioting in France; U.S. Muslim Group Urges 'Dialogue and Mutual Respect'

"A prominent national Islamic civil rights and advocacy group today called on French authorities to employ "dialogue and mutual respect" in efforts to end rioting and violence in suburbs of Paris.

The Washington-based Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) joined Muslim leaders in France in calling for an immediate and peaceful end to the violence. CAIR also called for a national campaign to address the economic and social marginalization and exclusion that appear to be the root causes of the violence." [Read more]


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