Remembering the millions of men, women and children who died at the hands of the Holocaust is part of our past that we must commit to reflecting on, even with the passage of time. Speaking to pilgrims in St. Peter’s Square January 26th, the pope said that “in the face of this immense tragedy, this […]
Demonstrators from London’s “Muslims Against Crusades,” whose website shows a graphic of a plane heading towards New York’s World Trade Center, say they “will make as much noise as possible during the planned mark of respect for the dead.”
Their disruption at the U.S. Embassy of London’s observation of the September 11 attacks is, they say, “to show that the U.S. has lost the war on terror,” said spokesman Anjem Choudary.
He said “Muslims Against Crusades” would be joined by “Shariah 4 America” outside the American embassy in London’s Grosvenor Square on the tenth anniversary of the attacks.
He said: “We will be holding a big demonstration and it’s going to begin at the time the first plane hit the building – when everybody is holding their minute’s silence.
“We will be very noisy during that time. It will be to expose the crimes of the American government over the past ten years and showing how they have failed.
“They have lost the war against terror. All of their concepts of freedom and democracy have been run roughshod over and been replaced with extraordinary rendition and policies which mean people don’t have rights any more.”
The group calls the 19 hijackers “martyrs”