Beirut Explosion: A human tragedy leaves 300,000 homeless

  The explosion that rocked the Lebanese capital Beirut on Tuesday, has caused utter devastation throughout this important metropolis, rendering hundreds dead, thousands wounded and hundreds of thousands homeless. As the investigation into the causes for the explosions continues, it is crucial that countries and nations across the world commit to assisting the people of [...]

August 6th, 2020|0 Comments

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

The Times playing pawn for Arab Dictatorships

In today’s edition of the Times, Andrew Norfolk and the paper’s editors play fast and loose with facts as well as political and historical contexts, for dubious objectives. In what can only be described as a tirade which targets the State of Qatar, British Bank Al-Rayan, numerous British educational, community and charitable organisations as well [...]

August 5th, 2019|Comments Off on The Times playing pawn for Arab Dictatorships

China’s treatment of Uighur Muslim children a blight on humanity

Since the emergence of reports confirming the crimes being carried out by Chinese authorities against the Uighur Muslim population, the Muslim Association of Britain has been calling on our government to take a firm and unequivocal stand against China. The BBC has reported that Uighur Muslim children, as young as 2 years old, are being [...]

July 8th, 2019|Comments Off on China’s treatment of Uighur Muslim children a blight on humanity

MAB mourns the death of Egypt’s first and only democratically elected president Dr Mohammed Morsi

The Muslim Association of Britain mourns the death of Egypt’s first and only democratically-elected president, Mohammed Morsi, and sends its condolences to Morsi’s family and the people of Egypt. Dr Morsi’s death comes after he was subjected to six years of horrifying, inhumane and degrading punishment, which included prevention of visitation by his family or [...]

June 17th, 2019|Comments Off on MAB mourns the death of Egypt’s first and only democratically elected president Dr Mohammed Morsi