UK imam honoured OBE for response to London mosque attack

A London-based Imam has been given an Office of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) award for jumping to the defence of an attacker at a north London mosque in June 2017, seconds after he drove his van into worshippers. Imam Mohammed Mahmoud, who is now based in the East London Mosque in Whitechapel, was awarded for his bravery during the Finsbury Park terror attack by Prince William at Buckingham Palace on Thursday. ….MORE:  thenational.ae