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Remembering the victims of the Srebrenica genocide and Bosnian War

This year marks twenty-five years since the Srebrenica genocide, the worst war crime to take place on European soil since the Second World War. While the international community looked on, over 8000 mostly Bosniak Muslim men and boys were systematically executed, simply because of their faith. It is estimated that over 10,000 women, the majority [...]

July 9th, 2020|Comments Off on Remembering the victims of the Srebrenica genocide and Bosnian War

Israel’s illegal annexation of Palestinian land; a violation of human rights

The Muslim Association of Britain calls upon the UK government to take immediate and decisive action to stop the Israeli government’s imminent illegal annexation of Palestinian land. With Israel pushing forward with plans to unilaterally annex almost a third of the occupied West Bank, shamelessly taking advantage of the global preoccupation with COVID-19, the Palestinians [...]

July 1st, 2020|Comments Off on Israel’s illegal annexation of Palestinian land; a violation of human rights

The Killing of George Floyd and the #BlackLivesMatter Movement

Prophet Muhammad, peace and blessings be upon him, said: “Allah Almighty said: O my servants, I have forbidden injustice for myself and I have forbidden it among you, so do not oppress one another.  [Muslim]  The Muslim Association of Britain is appalled at the callous murder of George Floyd at the hands of police officers [...]

June 1st, 2020|Comments Off on The Killing of George Floyd and the #BlackLivesMatter Movement

Innocent civilians killed as racist mobs attack peaceful protests in India

We are deeply concerned at the recent developments in Delhi, India. At least 20 innocent civilians have lost their lives after protest sit-ins against the racist anti-muslim citizenship law were attacked by supporters of the ruling BJP party. Over the course of the past 24 hours Muslims in the capital, their properties and places of [...]

February 26th, 2020|Comments Off on Innocent civilians killed as racist mobs attack peaceful protests in India