TERRORISM – A rally is planned this Friday in front of the Mosque of Paris …
The President of the French Council of the Muslim Faith (CFCM), Dalil Boubakeur, called Thursday ” Muslims and their friends “to gather Friday in front of the Mosque of Paris, in honor of the French hostage beheaded Hervé Gourdel, an initiative that is not unanimous.
Climbing against a” deadly ideology “
This” moment of reflection and unprecedented solidarity “, which will be reported in the” barbaric and bloody horror terrorists “linked to the Islamic state group (EI) will be held at 2:45 p.m. on Well instead of the Hermit, said in a statement the Grand Mosque of Paris, whose rector is Boubakeur.
In the call to the gathering, which has joined the Eastern Christians Coordination endangered (Chredo), “the entire Muslim community” stands “strongly” against this “deadly ideology” in whose name the shares are perpetrated who “pervert Islam and its values.”
The Collective against Islamophobia in France (CCIF), an activist organization that has a certain following among young Muslims, has for its part “disconnected” from the event. “We reject the systematic criminalization of people of Muslim faith, while they are the first victims of barbarism around the world,” wrote in a statement the CCIF.
Wednesday, CFCM , called upon to represent the first Muslim community in Europe (about 5 million believers in France), but weakened by internal strife and external opposition, was one of the first to react to the news of the beheading guide mountain removed in Kabylia. Through the voice of Boubakeur linked to Algeria, the proceeding is called “horrified.”
The IE to “ranks of the enemy of the Muslims of France”
The Union of mosques in France (UMF), Moroccan sensitivity, it has been the “terrorists” of IE to “ranks of the enemy of Muslims in France and the values that drive them.” As for the Union of Islamic Organizations of France (UOIF), close to the Muslim Brotherhood, she said that “Muslims in France and the world refuse to be associated in any way with such crimes.”
Eager to take a public position against the exactions of the jihadists of IE, leaders of Islam in France took two initiatives publicized in recent weeks: a “call of Paris” in solidarity with the Christians of the East and a “call of Muslims in France,” more unified, demanding an investigation into “the responsibilities of supporters of this terrorist organization, and the origin of its resources.”
But some Muslim leaders their asked to go further. Thus the influential head of the Great Mosque of Lyon, Kamel Kabtane called from August CFCM and its components “to fully assume their responsibilities and take the initiative to a national gathering of Muslims in France to denounce unequivocally and forcefully, the barbaric attacks in Iraq. “
Hassen Chalghoumi, the imam of Drancy (Seine-Saint-Denis) also disputed that media in Muslim ranks, for his hand called the i & gt; TV “a great walk, not just Muslims, but of the whole nation, all citizens (…) who want to denounce this barbarism”
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