30 MORE | VIDEO – “Human shield” at Masjid-al-Noor – 430 Logy Bay Road – St. John’s – CBC News Newfoundland and Labrador

Supporters will create a “human shield” outside Masjid-al-Noor, mosque in St. John’s, on Friday to show solidarity with the Muslim community.

CBC Newfoundland and Labrador

Masjid Al-Noor is the ONLY Islamic Centre in Canada’s eastern most Province of Newfoundland and Labrador.

It was where 30 Masjids in 30 Days Across Canada began Ramadan in 2016.

Friday is Jumah. The day for Muslim Congregational Prayer at midday.

In Masjids, Musallahs, and Islamic Centres across Canada, the weekly sermon will be delivered. Fellow Canadians have self-organized symbolic Human Shields of Solidarity around places for Friday Sermons from East to West.

With the time difference, The Human Shield around Masjid Al-Noor is where this second day of funerals for victims of the Quebec City Mosque Shooting begins…

January 31, 2017:

Muslims in St. John’s react to the deadly shooting at a mosque in Quebec.


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