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Rafiq A. Tschannen

Rafiq A. Tschannen is a Swiss national. He converted to Islam and joined the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community at the age of 16 after reading the German translation of the Holy Qur'an. He worked in 15 countries in Europe, Asia, Africa and the Caribbean, first as Finance Director in the private industry and later as Chief Executive Officer of NGOs and International Governmental Organizations. He is now devoting his time to The Muslim Times as Editor for Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Palestine and Switzerland and as Associate Chief Editor.

Heartwarming moment proud Aussie Muslims honour ‘unifying’ Australia Day with moving flag raising ceremony – but make one very easy mistake

Western Sydney Mosque celebrates Australia Day with flag-raising ceremony The Muslim community say they are thankful to be living in the ‘lucky country’ Not even an embarrassing blunder raising Kiwi flag dampened their patriotism By LEVI PARSONS FOR DAILY MAIL AUSTRALIA PUBLISHED: 23:15 GMT, 26 January 2021 | Mosque […]