PRESS RELEASE – Bosnia: IMN, IHRC welcomes verdicts against Bosnian Serb general Ratko Mladic

Both the Islamic Movement in Nigeria and the Islamic Human Rights Commission IHRC in London welcome the conviction today of the former Bosnian Serb general Ratko Mladic for genocide and crimes against humanity. As the leading military figure in the self-declared Bosnian Serb Republic, Mladic executed the biggest organised slaughter of Muslims in modern Europe following the break-up of the former Yugoslavia in 1992. Among them was the murder of 8000 innocent unarmed men and boys in Srebrenica in 1995 and the siege of Sarajevo in which more than 10,000…

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PRESS CONFERENCE Two years of the horrendous Zaria massacre and the continued detention of Sheikh Zakzaky

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) today addressed a Press Conference as part of activities marking the second year anniversary of the horrendous Zaria massacre. Ladies and gentlemen of the Press, good morning. INTRODUCTION The second anniversary of the brutal onslaught on the Islamic Movement in Nigeria and its leadership and properties is around us – an attack that left in its wake well over a thousand innocent persons either dead or missing, our leader, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky, his wife and several hundred of our members being detained and several…

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