U.S. Muslims join thousands in honoring NZ terror victims
(Christchurch, March 22, 2019) – Thousands of messages of love, support and solidarity keep pouring into New Zealand for the families of the victims of last week’s terror attack in Christchurch, New Zealand.
Several American Muslims including a “Solidarity Delegation” by Helping Hand for relief and Development USA and the Islamic Circle of North America is in New Zealand on behalf of all Americans, with messages of condolence, prayers, and solidarity to the distressed families and the people of New Zealand.
Attendees at the funeral prayers today after the Friday prayers March 22, 2019.
The delegation included Hanif Ismail, Secretary General of ICNA, Dr. Mohsin Ansari, Chairman of HHRD, Irfan Khurshid, Director of International Programs & Disaster Management, HHRD and Imam Omar Sulieman, Mentor for HHRD’s “Youth for Jordan” program.
HHRD announced the “Christchurch Solidarity Fund” on the day of the attack last week. Through partners in the region, HHRD is working diligently to prepare “Victims’ Families Support Packages”. For more information, visit www.HHRD.Org/NewZealand
With Imam Fareed (in wheelchair). He was in the AlNoor Mosque. He survived but his wife got Shahdah. إِنَّا لِلّهِ وَإِنَّـا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعونَ