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France: 'Terrorism has no religion' Muslim group mourns Nice attack victims02:19

France: 'Terrorism has no religion' Muslim group mourns Nice attack victims

France, Nice
July 17, 2016 at 13:24 GMT +00:00 · Published

Around 15 members of the Islamic 'Association Musulmane Ahmadiyya de France' gathered at the Promenade des Anglais in Nice, Sunday, to lay flowers in honour of the victims of the Bastille Day attack.

Abdel Rani, spokesperson for the association, explained that the members had come from all over France to spread a message of love and support from the Muslim community.

"Terrorism has no religion. This act was completely inappropriate by a person who was possible depressed, but Islam has nothing to do with all this," he stated.

At least 84 people were killed and dozens more injured in Nice on Thursday, after a lorry ploughed through crowds celebrating Bastille Day on the pedestrianised promenade facing the Mediterranean city's waterfront.

The suspected driver was named as Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel, after investigators found his details on a driver's license and bank card found in the truck.

France: 'Terrorism has no religion' Muslim group mourns Nice attack victims02:19
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Around 15 members of the Islamic 'Association Musulmane Ahmadiyya de France' gathered at the Promenade des Anglais in Nice, Sunday, to lay flowers in honour of the victims of the Bastille Day attack.

Abdel Rani, spokesperson for the association, explained that the members had come from all over France to spread a message of love and support from the Muslim community.

"Terrorism has no religion. This act was completely inappropriate by a person who was possible depressed, but Islam has nothing to do with all this," he stated.

At least 84 people were killed and dozens more injured in Nice on Thursday, after a lorry ploughed through crowds celebrating Bastille Day on the pedestrianised promenade facing the Mediterranean city's waterfront.

The suspected driver was named as Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel, after investigators found his details on a driver's license and bank card found in the truck.

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