MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota civil rights and advocacy group for Muslims has denounced the deadly terrorist attacks in Paris.
The Minnesota chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations issued a statement Saturday condemning the attacks that killed at least 127 people in Paris.READ MORE: Kim Potter's Trial In Daunte Wright's Death Begins Wednesday: Here's How To Watch
In a statement, the Minnesota chapter’s executive director, Jaylani Hussein, called the attacks on civilians — in Paris, Beirut or any other city — “unacceptable and inexcusable.”READ MORE: Suni Lee Named Sports Illustrated's Female Athlete Of The Year
Hussein says the perpetrators of what he called “these heinous attacks” must be “apprehended and brought to justice.”
He says his organization’s thoughts and prayers are “with the loved ones of those killed and injured and with all of France.”Timeline: Daunte Wright's Death, Subsequent Unrest Leading Up To The Kim Potter Trial
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