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Event Alert: UK - A conversation with Achmad Cassiem former Robben Island prisoner

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A collaborative effort with Ahlul Bayt Islamic Mission (AIM).

 

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Islamic Human Rights Commission
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03 November 2009 

Event Alert: UK - A conversation with Achmad Cassiem former Robben Island prisoner 

At age 15, Imam Cassiem joined the armed struggle against the oppressive apartheid regime in South Africa, and at age 17 he became one of the youngest people to be imprisoned on Robben Island alongside Nelson Mandela. 

Today, Imam Cassiem, a teacher by profession as well as the founder of the Islamic Unity Convention in South Africa will be joining us to share his outlook on the value of unity.

 Please join us for an inspirational talk.

Date: Saturday, 7 November 2009
Time: 6.00pm – 8.00pm
Venue: The Library, Islamic Centre of England, 140 Maida Vale, London, W9 1QB
Entry is free

Brothers and Sisters are both welcome

Refreshments will be provided

This is a collaborative effort with Ahlul Bayt Islamic Mission (AIM).

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"And what reason have you that you should not fight in the way of Allah and of the weak among the men and the women and the children, (of) those who say: Our Lord! Cause us to go forth from this town, whose people are oppressors, and give us from Thee a guardian and give us from Thee a helper."
Holy Qur'an: Chapter 4, Verse 75

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PO Box 598
Wembley
HA9 7XH
United Kingdom

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