Muslim Prayer Area at American University Vandalized on 9/11 Anniversary

September 13, 2004

Source: CAIR Press Release

On September 13, 2004 CAIR Press Release reported that, "a Muslim prayer area on the American University campus in Washington, D.C., was vandalized on the anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks. The Washington-based Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) said Muslim students who went to pray on Saturday at the university's Kay Spiritual Life Center found a picture of the Great Mosque in Mecca smashed and a copy of the Quran, Islam's revealed text, damaged. A donation box in the prayer area was not disturbed. Campus police are investigating the incident."