WASHINGTON, July 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The American Islamic Congress (AIC) extends its heartfelt sympathy and condolences to the people of Norway as they grapple with Friday’s deadly terror attacks.
“We condemn the deplorable act of terror that took many innocent lives in Norway on Friday,” said AIC Executive DirectorZainab Al-Suwaij. “This cowardly act of extreme violence reminds us that terrorism has no heritage and no religion. We mourn the loss of life and extend our deepest condolences to the victims’ families.”
AIC stands with the people of Norway during this painful time and reiterates its unequivocal denunciation of terrorism in all forms.
The American Islamic Congress (www.aicongress.org) is a civil-rights organization promoting tolerance and the exchange of ideas among Muslims and between other peoples. With the motto “passionate about moderation,” the organization leads initiatives around the world and has offices in Washington, Boston, Egypt, and Iraq.
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