Ramadan Takes on New Significance

November 17, 2001

Source: Newsday

On November 17, 2001, Newsday reported that "while each Ramadan is significant to the global community, this year's observance takes on added meaning in the wake of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks and the conflict in Afghanistan, said Al-Haaj Ghazi Khankhan, director of interfaith affairs and communications at the Islamic Center of Long Island in Westbury."