“Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims of this evil attack.I call on all Muslims to be extra vigilant following these hateful Islamophobic attacks, and to be cautious.“
Sunday evening, while Muslims were leaving the Ramadan prayer in the Finsbury Park area in London, a van was driven ploughing over worshippers as they left prayers, causing numerous causalities, the exact numbers are yet to be confirmed.
MAB unreservedly condemns this evil terror attack.
We call on the Police to heighten security for Muslims in mosques; and to bring the perpetrators to justice.
We call on politicians to treat this major incident no less than a terrorist attack.
We call on the government to do more to tackle this hateful evil ideology which has spread over these past years and resulted in an increase of islamophobic attacks and division of our society, as well as spreading of hate.
Dr Omer El-Hamdoon, MAB President said,