ISNA Press Release & Statements

ISNA Joins Religions for Peace in International Meeting with National Syrian Coalition President

ISNA Director of Community Outreach Dr. Mohamed Elsanousi joined an international interreligious delegation to meet with His Excellency Ahmed Mouaz Al Khatib, President of the National Coalition of Syrian Revolution and Opposition Forces.  ISNA worked closely with Religions for Peace (RfP) to facilitate the meeting, which took place in Cairo, Egypt.Dr. Elsanousi expressed the delegation’s […]

ISNA Urges President Obama to Help Restore Ceasefire in Gaza

The Islamic Society of North America (ISNA) calls on President Obama and his Administration to demand that a cease fire in the Palestinian/Israeli conflict which was broken by a series of aerial bombings in the Gaza strip be immediately restored.  This action has since provoked violence on both sides, thus far claiming the lives of […]

ISNA Cosponsors International Conference on Citizenship and the Rights of Minorities in Muslim-Majority Countries

On November 19-20, 2012 ISNA cosponsored the “Inaugural International Conference on Citizenship and Minorities in the Muslim World” in Tunis, Tunisia. This groundbreaking conference represents ISNA’s ongoing work with Muslim leaders worldwide to establish consensus on Islamic standards and protocols for the advancement of religious freedom, particularly for religious minorities in Muslim-majority countries. The other […]

ISNA Hosts Muslim Leader of Myanmar

(April 16, 2012) On Thursday, April 11, the Islamic Society of North America (ISNA) and Religions for Peace (RfP) hosted Al Haj U Aye Lwin, Chief Convener of the Islamic Center of Myanmar (Burma), for a meeting with American Muslim leaders in Washington, DC. Dr. William F. Vendley, RfP General Secretary, praised the Lwin for […]