MAB deplores Syrian regime war crimes and massacre of innocent civilians

Last night forces loyal to Syrian dictator and war criminal Bashar Al-Assad used chlorine gas and other unidentified chemical weapons, banned under international law, in Douma near the capital Damascus. To date, 70 people have suffocated to death, with scores more still suffering, including women and children. The death toll is expected to rise. This [...]

April 8th, 2018|Comments Off on MAB deplores Syrian regime war crimes and massacre of innocent civilians

UK crime spirals as government police cuts continue

A spate of attacks across the capital saw six stabbings on Thursday in the space of 90 minutes as violence continues to rise in the country impacting countless communities, is cause for significant concern to MAB. The numbers of attacks have soared in Britain’s capital this year, with 51 killed so far this year; 22 [...]

April 7th, 2018|Comments Off on UK crime spirals as government police cuts continue

An Open Letter from MAB to the President of the Board of Deputies of British Jews, Jonathan Arkush

Dear Mr Arkush, Firstly, allow me to wish you and the entire Jewish community chag kasher v’somayach, wishing you all many blessed returns. I am writing today to thank you and the Board of Deputies for your clear and unequivocal rejection of the Leave.EU tweet on the 29th of March, in which the bearer of [...]

March 31st, 2018|7 Comments

Sri Lankan Muslims attacked by mobs

The Muslim Association of Britain (MAB) deplores the widespread attacks on Muslim communities in Sri Lanka that threaten to spiral out of control. Over the past week, crowds of up to 1,000 people have ransacked Muslim areas of several towns and villages in Kandy, Sri Lanka. This has resulted in the burning of scores of [...]

March 11th, 2018|Comments Off on Sri Lankan Muslims attacked by mobs

As temperatures plummet, MAB calls for national action to protect the vulnerable

With weather warnings being issued by the Met Office across the country, the Muslim Association of Britain joins the nation in expressing its dismay over the rising numbers of elderly people living in poverty, the homeless and those sleeping rough. In what has been described as a national crisis, figures show that almost one in [...]

February 27th, 2018|2 Comments

Henry Jackson Society launches outrageous attack on Muslim charitable sector

The Muslim Association of Britain (MAB) deplores, in no uncertain terms, the outrageous attack launched against a substantial portion of the Muslim charitable sector in a report published by the Henry Jackson Society (HJS). While those with the time and inclination to read through the 170+ page report will note the frivolity, superficiality and foolishness [...]

February 26th, 2018|Comments Off on Henry Jackson Society launches outrageous attack on Muslim charitable sector

Statement regarding the Fatima Community Centre – Sheffield

In the early hours of Tuesday (19/12/2017), officers from Counter Terrorism Policing (North East) arrested four men from South Yorkshire and Derbyshire on suspicion of terrorism offences. Two men, aged 22 and 36-years-old, were arrested from properties adjacent to the Fatima Community Centre in Burngreave, Sheffield. The Fatima Community Centre is owned by the MAB [...]

December 21st, 2017|1 Comment

PR**MAB Condemns US President’s recognition of Jerusalem as capital of Israel**

MAB condemns US President's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital American President Donald Trump today announced his intention to move the US Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem and recognise the city as its capital. This proposed move shows a flagrant disregard for international law, Palestinian rights and international opinion, serving only to inflame tensions and [...]

December 6th, 2017|1 Comment