Ottawa Imam Under Fire


Published: Wednesday, 04/22/2009 12:00 am EDT

Muslims in Ottawa have sent a letter to the Egyptian Embassy asking that Ottawa imam Khaled Abdul-Hamid Syed be replaced by someone familiar with North American culture, unconnected to any foreign government and fluent in English—and preferably French, the Ottawa Citizen reported. However, the Ottawa Muslim Association has said it will meet over the next few weeks to determine the procedure for reviewing Imam Khaled's tenure, and has deferred a decision

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