Call for ban on Azzam Tamimi

azzam tamimi 2Jewish groups are concerned over a speaker addressing an Islamic conference in Manchester on Sunday. Dr Azzam Tamimi, who is one of the guest speakers at the ExpoIslamia convention, has said suicide bombings are justified in certain circumstances. Louis Rappaport, president of the Jewish Representative Council of Gtr Manchester, said Dr Tamimi would not help Jewish-Muslim relations.

BBC News, 20 August 2006

See also World Net Daily, 20 August 2006

You can imagine what the outcry would be if a Muslim organisation called for a supporter of Israeli state terrorism to be excluded from the platform of an event organised by the Jewish community.