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Switzerland: Zurich Muslims rally against terrorism and Islamaphobia01:50

Switzerland: Zurich Muslims rally against terrorism and Islamaphobia

Switzerland, Zurich
December 24, 2016 at 19:19 GMT -00:00 · Published

Around 50 members of the Swiss Islamic Centre Council held a rally in Zurich on Sunday, denouncing militancy and Islamaphobia following the Berlin Christmas market attack and a shooting in a Zurich mosque.

The protesters exhibited numerous placards against Islamophobia, while they listened to speakers take their turn to address the crowd.

Secretary General of Islamic Centre Council of Switzerland Farah Lucah said "The Islamic youth of Switzerland organised this demonstration because of the shootings in Zurich and the terror act in Berlin."

Lucah continued, "We have to stand up against the radicalisation of this society and the politicians and the government have to do something. They can no longer watch how Islamophobia is growing day by day."

Switzerland: Zurich Muslims rally against terrorism and Islamaphobia01:50
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Around 50 members of the Swiss Islamic Centre Council held a rally in Zurich on Sunday, denouncing militancy and Islamaphobia following the Berlin Christmas market attack and a shooting in a Zurich mosque.

The protesters exhibited numerous placards against Islamophobia, while they listened to speakers take their turn to address the crowd.

Secretary General of Islamic Centre Council of Switzerland Farah Lucah said "The Islamic youth of Switzerland organised this demonstration because of the shootings in Zurich and the terror act in Berlin."

Lucah continued, "We have to stand up against the radicalisation of this society and the politicians and the government have to do something. They can no longer watch how Islamophobia is growing day by day."

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