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(WASHINGTON, D.C., 8/10/17) - Representatives of the US Council of Muslim Organizations (USCMO), a coalition of leading national and local American Muslim organizations, met yesterday with State Department officials to discuss the ongoing Al-Aqsa Mosque crisis and Israel's denial of religious freedom in Jerusalem, which is holy to the three...


AMP joins coalition opposing Israel Anti-Boycott Act

August 09, 2017
The American Muslims for Palestine has joined together with a coalition of organizations, including Palestine Legal, the Center for Constitutional Rights, the US Palestine Community Network and others to oppose current bills in the House and the...

Despite apparent removal of metal detectors and cameras, occupation still firmly in place

July 27, 2017
(WASHINGTON DC 07/27/2017) – While the world celebrates the removal of metal detectors, checkpoints and surveillance cameras outside the gates of Al Aqsa mosque sanctuary in Jerusalem, the American Muslims for Palestine reminds its supporters that...

BDS Ban: Interfaith Leaders Denied Entry to Israel for Supporting Palestinian Human Rights

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July 24, 2017
Airline employee tells group it received orders from "Israeli immigration authorities" to refuse boarding to the five interfaith travelers.  (WASHINGTON DC -- July 24, 2017) – Five members of an interfaith delegation were prevented from...

Israel’s closure of Al Aqsa mosque during Friday prayers for second week unacceptable

July 21, 2017
(WASHINGTON DC 07/21/2017) – The American Muslims for Palestine, a national education organization, condemns in the harshest terms possible, Israeli authorities’ closure of Al Aqsa mosque during Friday prayers for the second week in a row. Depriving...


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July 30, 2017
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Juma'a prayer Friday in Chicago; Protests in Times Square and Anaheim Saturday


The American Muslims for Palestine calls upon all mosques and imams nationwide to dedicate their Friday Jumma Khutbahs to Al Aqsa in a show of solidarity to those who are peacefully working to protect the sanctity of this blessed and holy site,...

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