Mosque of Paris’ Boubakeur changes his position on debate on Islam

News Agencies – March 23, 2011

Dalil Boubakeur, the rector of the Mosque of Paris, appears to have changed his position three times as to the merit of the proposed April debate on Islam and secularism in France. On March 23rd he noted that, “The Mosque of Paris declines the invitation to participate in this political debate which fosters stigmatization of Muslims.” The CFCM (the French Council of the Muslim Faith) has also declined to participate.