Now, Larkin and a cadre of officers are regular guests at a half-dozen mosques across this gambling mecca as part of a concerted outreach effort to the Muslim community. They grasp the tensions between Shiite and Sunni factions and have learned to observe key Islamic customs — officers remove their shoes, and female officers don hijabs during Friday prayer sessions. In an effort to build trust, they have emerged as empathetic problem solvers, helping religious leaders cut through city red tape, responding to reports of vandalism and cleaning up trash and abandoned…more: washingtonpost.
No one realized that that the car’s tailpipe was clogged.
Within minutes, the mother and their 1-year-old were dead, while their 3-year-old remains in critical condition, with her chance of survival low….MORE NEWSNER.COM
We always have Trump if you need someone to say a bad thing about us.
1- Connecticut man caught with meat cleaver and sword at Gillette Stadium held on $17K bail…Police say they found a man with several weapons on his person more: masslive.
2- Militants continue occupation of Oregon refuge, police keep low profile…more: masslive
Coley allegedly confronted the woman — was who wearing a hijab, a head scarf worn by some Muslim women — as she was walking in front of a deli Friday with her sister and pushing a stroller, and made anti-Muslim comments, using Jamaican expletives. After he allegedly spit on the woman multiple times, …more at: ibtimes
Just a half hour before their mosque was set ablaze on Saturday, members of the Kawartha Muslim Association were in the building celebrating the birth of a baby, said the president of the association, Kenzu Abdellah.
Shortly after the party left, a neighbour noticed smoke and called 911.
The fire was set deliberately around 11 p.m., police confirmed Sunday. Abdellah said the group left at 10:30 p.m….more: Huffingtonpost.
Sir Peter Fahy, chief constable of Greater Manchester police, told the Guardian that the government’s latest plans could be counterproductive, coming at a time when Muslims in the UK feel increasingly alienated….more: theguardian
Washington Post: When dozens of refugees tried to escape police officers at a Hungarian camp on Tuesday, .
The 71 included eight women and four children, the youngest a girl between 1 and 2 years old, the others boys aged 8 to 10..MORE: .huffingtonpost.
“The Hungarian government is also trying to crack down on human-smuggling rings, which have often shown scant concern for the lives of those who hire them… more latimes
Allah says (which means): (that if anyone killed an innocent person, it would be as if he killed all mankind, and if anyone saved a life, it would be as if he saved the life of all mankind.) (Qur’an 5:32)