UK: Ahmadiyya Muslim Community in Crawley condemns terror attacks as ‘acts of evil individuals’

Source: http://www.wscountytimes.co.uk/news/residents-urged-to-stand-together-following-terror-attacks-1-7994930 | By SARAH PAGE


Community leaders at the Noor Mosque in Langley Green, Crawley SUS-170606-113328001

Community leaders at the Noor Mosque in Langley Green, Crawley SUS-170606-113328001

People are being urged to stand united following the terrorist attacks in London on Saturday in which seven people died and 48 were injured.

Horsham District Council deputy leader Jonathan Chowen called on people to “stand together to defeat this horrendous wrongdoing” and Muslims in Crawley also condemned the attacks as ‘acts of evil individuals.

Ahmadiyya Muslim Community in Crawley also spoke of their ‘deep sadness and shock.’

President Najeeb Rahman said: “The Ahmadiyya Muslim Community unequivocally condemns in the strongest possible terms Saturday’s terrorist attack in London. All acts of terrorism and extremism are vile criminal acts that are completely unjustifiable.

“We express our deepest sympathy and condolences to the families of the victims and pray for a full and speedy recovery of those injured. We also commend the excellent work of emergency services, who responded in a matter of minutes. We are proud of them.”

And regional president Ahsan Ahmedi added: “We are once again left devastated by the actions of evil individuals using the name of Islam to carry out criminal activity and… read more at source.

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