Brussels airport attacks that left 26 killed and at least 130 more wounded have been immediately condemned by Al Azhar, Sunni Islam’s most prestigious center of learning, as violating “the tolerant teachings of Islam,” urging international cooperation to confront terrorism.
Muslim scholars attending an international seminar in India’s Hyderabad on the life of Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) have delinked Islam from terrorism, accusing the government of dividing Muslims.
Recalling anti-Muslim sentiments after 9/11 attacks, a video by world champion boxer Muhammad Ali and US actor Will Smith is making a comeback on Facebook to counter Donald Trump calls to keep Muslims out of the US.
¬¬Condemning Charlie Hebdo’s latest controversial cover, Muslim and Christian leaders have slammed the French magazine’s episode, that marks the first anniversary of the terrorism attacked on the publication, as an “insult towards religions” and “Unfair”.
The featuring of a veiled doll with a message equating Muslims with terrorists and extremists is inviting the outrage of the Muslim community in the United States, in the latest sign of rising Islamophobia in the country.