Al-Azhar Al-Sharif condemns London mosque attack

  • Monday 19, June 2017 in 8:45 PM
Sharjah 24 – WAM: Al-Azhar Al-Sharif has strongly condemned the terrorist attack that targeted a number of worshipers near a Finsbury Park mosque in London, killing one person and wounding 10 others.

In a statement today, Al-Azhar affirmed its categorical rejection of this racist attack, calling on Western countries to take on necessary measures to limit the spread of Islamophobia and ensure that such incidents targeting Muslims are not repeated, as they violate the humanitarian values and principles that guarantee everyone the right to live in peace and security regardless of their beliefs or nationalities.

Al-Azhar Al-Sharif offered its sincere condolences to the families of the victims in this brutal and painful incident, and wished them a speed recovery.