Another instance in which what was assumed to be “Islamophobia” turned out not to be. But the “Islamophobia” victimhood industry will keep chugging along. In the U.S., the Hamas-linked Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) wants and needs hate crimes against Muslims, because they’re the currency they use to buy power and influence in our victimhood-oriented society, and to deflect attention away from jihad terror and onto Muslims as putative victims. Hamas-linked CAIR, designated a terror organization by the United Arab Emirates, and other Muslims have on many occasions not hesitated to stoop even to fabricating “hate crimes,” including attacks on mosques. Most notably, in February, a New Jersey Muslim was found guilty of murder that he tried to portray as an “Islamophobic” attack, and in 2014 in California, a Muslim was found guilty of killing his wife, after first blaming her murder on “Islamophobia.”
Detectives investigating the killing of an imam on his way home from a mosque have charged a man with his murder.
Jalal Uddin was found with head injuries in a children’s play area in Rochdale, Greater Manchester, after being attacked on February 18.
The 64-year-old was taken to hospital but died a short time later.
Mohammed Hussain Syeedy, 21, of Ramsay Street, Rochdale, has been charged with murder and conspiracy to commit murder, Greater Manchester Police said.
He will appear at Bury Magistrates Court on Monday.
A 17-year-old boy previously arrested on suspicion of murder is on bail until April 20.
Police were called by paramedics to the play area at the end of South Street in the Wardleworth area of the town, following reports that a man had been found injured.
Mr Uddin was taken to hospital but died a short time later. A Home Office post-mortem examination concluded he died from a head injury.
A 31-year-old man arrested yesterday on suspicion of murder has now been released without charge and eliminated from police inquiries.
Local religious leaders have called for calm, asked police be allowed to do their work and for locals not to speculate what prompted the attack….