Friday, July 22, 2005

Canadian imams denounce terrorism, extremism ~

Canadian imams denounce terrorism, extremism
Jul. 21, 2005. 05:04 PM

For the first time, Canadian imams have joined together to issue a statement denouncing terrorism and calling upon Canadian Muslims to confront extremism. “Those who would use violence for their twisted acts betray the most basic value of the sanctity of the human life,” said Imam Ahmad Kutty in a prepared statement on behalf of 120 imams from across Canada. Sikander Ziad Hashmi reports. [Full Story]

Note: This is a same-day online story written shortly after the event. A more detailed story will appear in tomorrow's paper.


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