Fire Damages Mosque in Haguenau, Outside of Strasbourg, France

Liberation – November 18, 2010

Driss Ayachour, president of the Regional Council of the Alsatian Muslim Faith has requested calm following a fire at a mosque in Haguenau, 30 kilometers outside of Strasbourg. A fire in a garbage can was pushed against the door of the building and the prayer hall was damaged. An investigation is underway.