lbdnews24: No words can describe the horror and despair we have experienced as we watched the events unfold in Paris on Friday.
Over a hundred innocent people were killed and many were injured and are still suffering greatly. How could humans stoop so low as to target innocent people going about their everyday lives with their family and friends, we thought.
As Muslims, and as human beings, we condemn these malicious acts of barbarity and brutality.
At this devastating time, it is important for us to come together in prayer and unity, pay tribute to the victims and their families in Paris, and keep in our hearts and minds all those who are suffering at the hands of terrorism throughout the world.
As Muslims, there is added tragedy to this event. These killings were carried out in the name of our religion, and will only increase the scrutiny which is directed at Islam and Muslims by the media and certain sections of the general population.
My wife, a convert to Islam, a