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CAIR to Islamic State: "You do not speak for us"

Sunday, June 12, 2016 - 01:17

The Council on American–Islamic Relations extends its heartfelt condolences to the families of the victims of a massacre at an Orlando gay nightclub where at least 50 people were killed. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) The Council on American-Islamic Relations is condemning the Orlando massacre telling Islamic State supporters, "You do not speak for us." Speaking at a news conference in Washington, D.C., Nihad Awad, CAIR's National Executive Director said, "Our hearts, thoughts, and prayers are with the victims and their families... This is a hate crime, plain and simple. We condemn it in the strongest possible terms. It violates our principles as Americans and as Muslims."

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CAIR to Islamic State: "You do not speak for us"

Sunday, June 12, 2016 - 01:17