Tag Archives: Immigrants

Syrian Refugees … a story of a young Syrian who left her devastated country to start a new life in Minnesota



A few hundreds gathered at NW Islamic center ti welcome a few from Syrian Refugee families.. , great spirit and great hospitality…., the story of a young  Syrian girl who lost her father in Al Assad prison.. “My father didnt want to leave Syria, he was arrested and tortured to death in Assad prison”  she explained with a worried smile

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Syrian Refugees Welcomed at MN Governor’s Mansion

Published on Dec 7, 2015
Commuinty Vigil: We Stand with Refugeees,
The Interfaith Immigration Coalition (IIC) is a partnership of faith-based organizations committed to enacting fair and humane immigration reform that reflects our mandate to welcome the stranger and treat all human beings with dignity and respect. Coalition members work together to advocate for just and equitable immigration policies, educate faith communities, and serve immigrant populations around the country.

Come join us at the Governor’s Mansion to stand in solidarity with refugees, to declare MN a place of welcome, and to reject the politics of fear and hate.

Community Vigil: We Stand With Refugees
Sun December 6th 2:30 PM · Minnesota Governor’s Residence · Saint Paul, MN


Bel Ahdan with Somali Activist Ilhan Omar … somali community reaction to westgate bombing


Published on Oct 3, 2013

StarTribune reported, the bombing of a Kenyan shopping mall by Al-Shabab is shining an unwelcome spotlight on Minnesota’s Somali community, which has been tied in the past to terrorism and Islamic extremism.

Home to the largest Somali community in the United States, the Twin Cities has been a recruiting ground for ­Al-Shabab, an Al-Qaida-linked extremist Islamic group that has taken responsibility for carrying out the attack on the Westgate Mall in Nairobi.

Minnesota Somali leaders on Monday moved quickly to distance the community from the attacks, while awaiting word on the possibility that recruits from the state may once again be involved in violent terrorist action overseas. They refused to address reports that Somali-Americans were involved in the attack and said they had little information about who may have been involved.

Kyle Loven, a spokesman for the FBI in Minnesota, said the local office’s investigation into recruitment of Somali-Americans into Al-Shabab remains active. He added that the local office is monitoring the situation in Nairobi but is not able to confirm identities of anyone involved.


Top Ten signs that you are in America

Mark my words …

10- national flag in front of house and churches too.
9-playing national anthim at local games.
8-carry concealed guns but flash big smile.
7- talks about peace and always at wars .
6-loving their country, is patriotism, for others it is fundamentalism,
5-wars are crash course of geography about the country they bombe.
4-they ask, do you like it here, as a condition not as a curisty.
3-go to games to eat nd drinks., nd go to restaurants to wach games.
2-country of immigrants dont like immigrants .
1-profiling facial behavior is not a racial profiling.