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QIS strongly condemns the heinous and brutal terrorist attack in Manchester

QIS strongly condemns the heinous and brutal terrorist attack in Manchester

The QIS strongly condemns the heinous and brutal terrorist attack in Manchester, England that resulted in the death of 22 people and injuries of numerous innocent people. Once again we strongly emphasize that terrorism is a fundamental threat to the peace and tranquillity of society. Regardless of the perpetrators and their stated purposes, any harm against […]

Gülen condemns ISIL atrocities in ads in leading newspapers in USA

Gülen condemns ISIL atrocities in ads in leading newspapers in USA

ISIS Cruelty Deserves Our Strongest Condemnation As a practicing Muslim deeply influenced by tenets of my faith, I strongly condemn the brutal atrocities of the ISIS terrorist group. Their actions are a disgrace to the faith they proclaim and are crimes against humanity. Religion provides a foundation upon which to establish peace, human rights, freedoms […]

Peace and Dialogue Awards 2014

Peace and Dialogue Awards 2014

2014 QIS Peace and Dialogue Awards FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 17th, 2014 Queensland Intercultural Centre (QIS) will be honouring the 2014 2014 QIS Peace and Dialogue Awards at the Parliament House, Premier Hall  in Brisbane on Tuesday,  July 16th. The 2014 QIS Awards gala honours extraordinary individuals and organizations who have greatly contributed their time, […]

QIS condemns ISIS’ beheading of J. Foley

Media Release: QIS condemns ISIS’ beheading of James Foley   QIS unequivocally condemns ISIS beheading of US journalist James Foley. This inhumane act is deplorable and again shows the IS terrorist group are wreaking devastation to hostages, particularly the international journalists and the local people, who have already dealt with so much suffering. QIS echoes […]

Fethullah Gulen Statement on ISIS

Fethullah Gulen Statement on ISIS   I deplore the brutal atrocities being committed by the ISIS terrorist group hiding behind a false religious rhetoric and join the people of conscience from around the world in calling for these perpetrators to immediately cease their cruel and inhuman acts. Any form of attack, suppression or persecution of […]

Gülen extends condolences to coal mine victims

Gülen extends condolences to coal mine victims Rescuers carry a miner who sustained injuries after a mine explosion, to an ambulance in Soma, a district in Turkey’s western province of Manisa May 14, 2014. (Photo: Reuters, Osman Orsal) TODAYSZAMAN.COM / ISTANBUL Turkish Islamic scholar Fethullah Gülen has extended condolences for victims of the coal mine […]

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Iftar Message from Hon Glen Elmes, Multicultural Minister

“I would like to extend, on this special special occasion, my greetings to all Muslims during the holy month of Ramadan. I was honoured to have been invited by the Queensland Intercultural Society to sponsor the first Newman Government’s Iftar Dinner at Parliament House and grateful for the opportunity to participate in the breaking of the daily fast. Queensland […]