October 11, 2022

Islamic History Month: World Food Day

Food insecurity is a real issue across the world today. Our Saturday October 15th program will address Food and the Sunnah and we will be remembering Yemen, one of the countries on the brink of starvation.

UK archbishop ‘concerned’ over embassy move to Jerusalem

British Prime Minister Liz Truss has told her Israeli counterpart Yair Lapid she is weighing the possible relocation from Tel Aviv. The archbishop of Canterbury has expressed reservations about a potential move of the British embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, media outlet Jewish News reported. https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2022/10/9/uk-archbishop-concerned-about-future-embassy-move-to-jerusalem

Israel to pay family of dead Palestinian American detainee

Israel to compensate octogenarian Omar Asaad’s family with $141,000 after he was detained by Israeli soldiers and died in January. Israel said on Sunday that it has reached a settlement to compensate the family of an elderly Palestinian American man who died after its soldiers used force to detain him in the occupied West Bank. https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2022/10/9/israel-pays-family-of-dead-palestinian-american-detainee

Palestinian child shot by Israeli army in Jenin dies from wounds

Israeli soldiers or settlers have killed 25 Palestinians under 18 since the start of the year, a rights group says. A Palestinian child succumbed to his wounds nearly two weeks after being shot by the Israeli army near the northern occupied West Bank town of Jenin https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2022/10/10/palestinian-child-shot-by-israeli-army-in-jenin-dies-from-wounds