eDigest: Eid Mubarak to All Readers and BBC Video about Arson, Hate Crime and Murder in Gujranwala, Pakistan

Epigraph:

And what is the matter with you that you struggle not in the cause of Allah and of the weak — men, women and children — who say, ‘Our Lord, take us out of this town, whose people are oppressors, and make for us some friend from Thyself, and make for us from Thyself some helper?’ (Al Quran 4:76)

The lead post collected by Zia Shah , Chief Editor of the Muslim Times

The lead post collected by Zia Shah , Chief Editor of the Muslim Times

 

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