December 12, 2017

Obama lays wreath at Ground Zero – “we will never forget”

Four days after the death of Osama Bin Laden, US President Barack Obama has visited Ground Zero, the site of the World Trade Center, 9/11 attacks in New York. President Obama laid a wreath in memory of the nearly 3,000 victims and spoke to relatives at the site. He made no speech. Earlier in … [Read more...]

Americans who think Obama is a Muslim are on the rise

The number of Americans who think US President Barack Obama is a Muslim are on the rise according to a research poll. The Pew Research poll shows that 18% of Americans now believe that President Obama is a Muslim. This is up from 11% a little over a year ago. The polling was done just before … [Read more...]

Obama supports ‘ground zero’ mosque in New York

US President Barack Obama has joined New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg in defending plans to build a mosque near Ground Zero in New York City. The 13-storey Islamic community centre and mosque would be located about two blocks from the former World Trade Center site. President Obama … [Read more...]