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Security boost at mosque considered.

The New Zealand Muslim Association says it may consider boosting security at an Auckland mosque after a suspicious fire there early yesterday morning. An investigation is underway into the blaze at the Avondale Islamic Centre and the Fire Service has confirmed the blaze was suspicious. An empty storeroom was damaged, but the mosque building was… Continue reading Security boost at mosque considered.

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Jihad threat: Auckland mosque shut down.

Avondale mosque was the mosque the home of Kireka-Whaanga as he started his prison ministry, listing Avondale mosque as his employer on his online profile. FIANZ at that time contributed to his travel around the country and provided introductions to member mosques for his recruitment drive. Nothing is wrong here; Jihad is a normal expression… Continue reading Jihad threat: Auckland mosque shut down.

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‘Jihad’ threat to mosque security

This mosque was the HQ for FIANZ backed Te Amorangi Kireka-Whaanga who at the time had the mosque listed as his employment on facebook. This was essentially a fight between the Fijian former owners and Middle Eastern Islamics who were to buy the property and stop sending  money to the Pacific. Islamic centre closed down as tensions… Continue reading ‘Jihad’ threat to mosque security

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Muslim leader bashed as battle over mosque worsens

This mosque was the HQ for FIANZ backed Te Amorangi Kireka-Whaanga who at the time had the mosque listed as his employment on facebook. This was essentially a fight between the Pacific muslim former owners and Middle Eastern Islamics who were to buy the property and stop sending  money to the Pacific. Police speak to witnesses after… Continue reading Muslim leader bashed as battle over mosque worsens

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‘If I was a terrorist, I’d be hiding’

Quran 2:225. God does not impose blame upon you for what is unintentional in your oaths… This mosque was the HQ for FIANZ backed Te Amorangi Kireka-Whaanga who at the time had the mosque listed as his employment on facebook. Imam denies he helped train young Islamic pair to fight in Syria A Salafist imam who taught… Continue reading ‘If I was a terrorist, I’d be hiding’

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Mosque ban unfair on us, sons say

Playing the victim card. This is all just normal Islamic behaviour, as found in any country with mosques and Muslims. This mosque was the HQ for FIANZ backed Te Amorangi Kireka-Whaanga who at the time had the mosque listed as his employment on facebook. Imam says teaching allegations levelled against him are ‘scandalous rumours’ The sons of… Continue reading Mosque ban unfair on us, sons say