Archive for the ‘Iraq’

AIC Condemns ISIL’s Murder of James Foley

  American Islamic Congress strongly condemns the brutal beheading of journalist James Foley by the terrorist group, the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL). As Muslim Americans, we […]

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“Eye to Heart” International Human Rights Film Festival of Basrah

Below are pictures from the first International Human Rights Film Festival of Basrah, held June 16-17, 2013.    

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AIC Holds First Ever Human Rights Film Festival in Iraq

IRAQ, June 2013– AIC held the first ever International Human Rights Film Festival in Iraq. Entitled “Eye of the Heart,” the festival primarily featured films by young Middle Eastern filmmakers […]

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AIC launches new outreach initiative in Iraq

11/12/2012 | Iraq | Press Releases

WASHINGTON, November 12, 2012 – The American Islamic Congress is pleased to announce the launch of a new outreach and education initiative in Iraq, Protecting Marginalized Indivduals (PMI). This initiative […]

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CUREVIOLENCE BLOG: Violence as a Contagion Recap

WASHINGTON, May 8,2012 – On April 30, the first part of a 2-day workshop on the Contagion of Violence was convened in Washington DC by the Institute of Medicine, the […]

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