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The struggle of the Standing Rock Sioux & the incredible unity on display right now by Native American tribes from across the land is inspiring the world. American Muslim communities stand with you for the sacred, for the water, for the Earth, and for human dignity. I recommend reading this complete article. – Susan Sacirbey
As a footnote, a most relevant quote by Edward Abbey: “No, wilderness is not a luxury, but a necessity of the human spirit, and as vital to our lives as water and good bread. A civilization which destroys what little remains of the wild, the spare, the original, is cutting itself off from its origins and betraying the principle of civilization itself.”
More American than @realDonaldTrump?
By, Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey
Is it about birthright or the values we support? If it’s a matter of birth, well then only Native Americans can truly claim to be the original or authentic. All the rest of us came here seeking refuge from political or religious persecution. — MORE–

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From Diplomat Artist Buzz – The “Islamic Declaration on the Environment” was promoted by the “Interfaith Partners on the Environment.” New guidelines call for: rapid phase-out of fossil fuels, a switch to 100% renewable energy, & increased support for vulnerable communities.

#Jerusalem #Cat

From Diplomat Artist Buzz on International Cat Day


From – Eid Al-Fitr to you, your families & friends and for global bridges to peace, understanding, & shared joys & hopes. –


Bosnia to US, From Refugees to Great Americans
By, Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey
Early July still brings a bittersweet week for Bosnian-Americans. They are reminded by the Srebrenica genocide commemoration why so many had to flee Bosnia & Herzegovina and why they/we are so fortunate to have been welcomed in America.

By, Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey
Prince Zeid & I were among the original signatories to the Rome Statute, having spent several months establishing the institutional and legal foundation for the ICC. We worked together to insure sexual violence in conflict & gender based crimes were addressed fully within the Rome Statute & by future court.

Myanmar: UN Rights Expert Urges Government to Provide Reports of Muslim Deaths in Clashes

Global citizens, please recognize that the 8th stage of Genocide is denial. The world needs to recognize the hard truth to what is really happening to Myanmar (Burma) Rohingya & Kachin minorities by Burmese authorities.

ImageBlog Report: BOKO HARAM & CRIMES AGAINST HUMANITY, By Ambassador Mo
Attacks against churches &/or worshipers or even other Muslims in Nigeria who do not share Boko Haram’s extremist/violent agenda could be considered crimes against humanity according to UN Human Rights office. Targeting civilians on basis of religion &/or ethnicity will raise scrutiny of grave violations of international humanitarian law, & could encompass extremist Christian as well as Muslim offenders. –More–

Ethiopia has the most journalists, 150, living in exile of any country according to NY based Committee to Protect Journalists. There are at least 11 journalists imprisoned in Ethiopia under a highly Draconian terrorist law applied most effectively to silence or worse. Arrested include 2 Swedish journalists arrested in the Ogaden covering the rebellion there but then detained/convicted under the terrorism law. -MORE-