Denver, Co, June 12, 2016

The Colorado Muslim Society, Masjid Ikhlas, The Islamic Center of Golden, The Islamic Center of Boulder, The Denver Islamic Society, The Colorado Muslims Community Center, The Northeast Islamic Center of Denver, and The Colorado Imam’s Council today issued the following statement concerning the tragic shootings in Orlando at Pulse nightclub.

“Our hearts are broken as we grieve with the families of those who were killed or injured this early morning in Orlando at Pulse nightclub. We offer our deepest condolences to the families and loved ones impacted by this tragic crime. We stand hand-in-hand with our family members, neighbors, and community partners from the LGBTQI communities in condemning and opposing any and all violence, especially that which is perversely perpetrated in the name of religion.”

For additional information, please contact:

Qusair Mohamedbhai
General Counsel
Colorado Muslim Society

Press Release For Immediate Release