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Scunthorpe mosque launches campaign against extremism

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A SCUNTHORPE mosque has launched a campaign against extremism. Worldwide organisation Ahmadiyya Muslim Association held a special event at its mosque on Cliff Closes Road recently. In his welcome address, Muzzaffar Ahmad, president of the Scunthorpe chapter, emphasised the “urgent need of eradication of the seed of extremism that is trying to emerge as a result of a small fraction …

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The Muslim Council of Britain is failing Ahmadis like Asad Shah

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In 2013, I organised an event at University College London for the Ahmadiyya Muslim Student Association UK titled Innocence of Muhammad. The aim of the event was to portray the true and peaceful character of the prophet of Islam, in light of the wild and violent responses of some Muslims to the slanderous video, The Innocence of Muslims. Unfortunately, towards …

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Scotland Yard vows to protect minority Muslim group after ‘sectarian killing’ of Ahmadi shopkeeper in Glasgow

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• Slain Glasgow shopkeeper Asad Shah was part of Ahmadiyya community • Killing was feared to have been sectarian attack against his branch of Islam • Head of Scotland Yard warned attacks on Ahmadi Muslims will not be tolerated • Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe promised ‘robust’ action to stamp out such crime Britain’s most senior police officer has vowed to protect …

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Police Officer’s Promise After Shopkeeper’s Death

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Britain’s most senior police officer has vowed to protect the Islamic community after the killing of a Muslim shopkeeper in Glasgow. Met Commissioner Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe told worshippers at the country’s largest mosque, Baitul Futuh in Morden, south London, that his officers will keep them safe.Asad Shah, 40, an Ahmadi Muslim, was stabbed to death outside his convenience shop in …

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Police chief visits Mosque to pledge protection after Asad Shah death

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Britain’s most senior police officer has vowed to protect the Islamic community after the death of a Muslim shopkeeper in Glasgow. Met Commissioner Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe told worshippers at the country’s largest mosque, Baitul Futuh in Morden, south London, that his officers will keep them safe. Asad Shah, 40, an Ahmadi Muslim, was stabbed to death outside his convenience shop …

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David Cameron backs campaign against extremism after death of Glasgow shopkeeper Asad Shah

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Asad Shah was fatally stabbed outside his shop in the city’s Shawlands area in March.Angus Robertson, the SNP’s leader at Westminster, called on the Prime Minister to back the United Against Extremism campaign launched in the wake of Mr Shah’s death. He said: “It’s believed that the recent murder of Glasgow shopkeeper Asad Shah was religiously motivated and this week …

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