Tag: Muslim

Remember Muslims un siege: “China Bans Ramadan Fast in Muslim Northwest”

Students and civil servants in China’s Muslim northwest have been ordered by the state20126297372684734_20to avoid taking part in traditional fasting during the Islamic month of Ramadan.

Statements posted in the past week on websites of schools, government agencies and local party organisations in the Xinjiang region said the ban would protect students’ wellbeing and prevent the use of schools and government offices to promote religion, the AP news agency reported on Thursday. more

Virginia County to Pay $500k for Blocking Muslim Cemetery

Muslim Advocates on Twitter: "RELIGIOUS FREEDOM VICTORY: After we sued a Virginia  county for blocking construction on a Muslim cemetery, the county agreed to  let construction begin and will pay our clientsWASHINGTON, DC — On Friday, a Muslim nonprofit agreed to accept a $500,000 settlement payment from Stafford County, VA. The Stafford County Board of Supervisors and Stafford County, VA, previously voted 4-2 to settle a religious freedom lawsuit brought forth by the All Muslim Association of America Inc. (AMAA)…more:muslimadvocates