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NEW YORK, NY (October 10, 2015) – The Islamic Circle of North America condemns the terrorist attacks in Ankara today that killed 86 people and wounded 186.
ICNA stands with the people of Turkey during this difficult time and shares their sorrow and grief. ICNA also appeals to the Turkish authorities to take swift action in apprehending the perpetrators of this attack and bring them to justice. We offer our prayers to the deceased, injured and their loved ones.
Who have believed and whose hearts have rest in the remembrance of Allah. Verily in the remembrance of Allah do hearts find rest. (Quran 13:28)
Today marks the 20th anniversary of the tragic events of September 11, 2001. It serves as both a reminder of one of the most traumatizing occurrences to unfold on American soil and as a testimony to the resilience of every community living here in America.