Saturday, March 06, 2004

Religious Minorities

"Fire damaged a mosque and destroyed a Muslim prayer hall before dawn Friday in southeastern France, and police suspected arson in both."

--via The Guardian

Chirac has expressed "his sympathy and solidarity with all French Muslims and assures them that the government is determined to find and punish the perpetrators of these acts." In addition, "[t]he Representative Council of Jewish Institutions of France also 'strongly condemned' the attacks, expressing solidarity with the Muslim community."

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