Ground Zero Mosque

News and updates about Ground Zero Mosque

ADL apologizes for opposing Ground Zero Mosque

ADL CEO Jonathan Greenblatt writes Op Ed 'in spirit of teshuva' apologizing for organization's opposition to Islamic Center near Twin Towers

ADL apologizes for opposing Ground Zero Mosque

Ground Zero Mosque Shakeup

The head of the Ground Zero mosque project has been replaced by a new Muslim cleric, one who organizers hope will be less controversial.

Shakeup in Leadership for Ground Zero Mosque

US Gov't Funds for 9/11 Mosque?

Opponents to the construction of the Ground Zero Mosque have renewed their protests after discovering developers seek federal funding for it.

Ground Zero Mosque Developer Seeks US Government Funds

Battle for Islam in Nashville

First it was Ground Zero, Now, Tennessee residents are opposing the expansion of a mosque, fearing it will be a center for Sharia in their midst.

Mosque Opposition Moves from Ground Zero to Tennessee

'Mosque Should Move,' Saudi Says

Saudi Arabia's Prince Al-Waleed denies involvement in the “Ground Zero mosque” in New York, and says the project should move.

Saudi Prince Opposes 'Ground Zero Mosque'

Muslims Gather on Capitol Hill

Highly publicized event attracts several hundred instead of the anticipated 100,000.

American Muslims Gather on Capitol Hill

Ground Zero Mosque Fiscal Woes

The Ground Zero mosque developer is being sued by a bank for defaulting on a $100,000 credit line. His firm was forced to move from its office.

Ground Zero Mosque Developer Facing Fiscal Woes

NY Mosque with Stars of David?

A design for the “Ground Zero Mosque” incorporates the “hexagram” and appears to be dominated by Stars of David.

Ground Zero Mosque Design Include Stars of David

Wiesel: Make Mosque Interfaith

Elie Wiesel speaks to the Charlotte Observer about the 'Ground Zero' mosque, suggests it be made an interfaith center.

Elie Wiesel on 'Ground Zero' Mosque: Make it Interfaith Center

Imam Claims Not to Support Hamas

Muslim leader who proposed the mosque near Ground Zero denies supporting terrorism, claims opposition to the Islamic center is political.

Ground Zero Imam: I Do Not Support Hamas

Paterson: Stay Mum on Mosque

New York Gov. Paterson asks both sides to honor Rosh HaShana, Eid al Fitr and 9/11, and take a break from the Ground Zero mosque debate.

Mosque Debate: Gov. Paterson Asks for a Week's Silence

Mosque Investor Supported Hamas?

Muslim investor in Ground Zero mosque previously donated to US charity which was later shut down for alleged support of Hamas.

Ground Zero Mosque Investor Donated to Hamas “Charity”

Back Taxes May Stop 9/11 Mosque

The real estate developer behind New York City's impending Ground Zero Mosque allegedly is delinquent on paying the property taxes for the site.

Back Taxes May Stop Ground Zero Mosque

NYC: Protests About 9/11 Mosque

Individuals who both oppose and are in favor of the planned mosque near Ground Zero held separate demonstrations in the area on Sunday.

New York: Protests For and Against Ground Zero Mosque

Ramadan End to Clash with 9/11

Muslim groups in US concerned that end of Ramadan clashing with 9/11 anniversary may increase tensions.

Ramadan Clash with 9/11 Causes Concerns

Hamas Backs Ground Zero Mosque

Muslims must build a mosque near Ground Zero because “we have to build everywhere,” says Hamas senior leader Mahmoud al-Zahar.

Hamas Backs Ground Zero Mosque

Obama Clarifies Stance on Mosque

U.S. President Barack Obama has quickly clarified his statement of support at a Friday "ifta" meal for construction of a mosque near Ground Zero.

Obama Clarifies Stance on Ground Zero Mosque

Obama Backs Ground Zero Mosque

President Obama announces strong support for a high-rise mosque near Ground Zero, while questions are raised about an Iranian connection.

Obama Backs Ground Zero Mosque; Iranian Link Questioned

Germany Shuts Down Mosque

Germany shut down a mosque once used by 9/11 terrorists. The closure comes a week after NY rejected an attempt to block a mosque at Ground Zero.

Germany Shuts Down Mosque Once Used by 9/11 Terrorists

US Mosques Cause Protests

Mosques being planned in different communities around the US have resulted in heated protests, says NY Times.

Planned Mosques in US Cause Confrontations

Mosque at Ground Zero 'Shocking'

Israeli Brig. Gen. Dov Shefi, whose son was killed in the 9/11 Twin Towers attack, says a mosque there is inconceivable.

Mosque Near Ground Zero 'Like a Pig in the Temple'

ADL Opposes Ground Zero Mosque

The New York-based Anti-Defamation League (ADL) has joined a groundswell of opposition to a plan to build a large mosque next to Ground Zero.

ADL Opposes 9/11 Mosque at Ground Zero

Video: No Mosque at Ground Zero

A powerful new ad campaign targets plans to build a mosque next to Ground Zero, site of the 9/11 terror attack on New York's World Trade Center.

Viral Video: No Mosque at Ground Zero

Showdown on 9/11 Mosque

A “last-chance” hearing to block the proposed 13-story $100 mosque planned near 9/11 in New York Tuesday puts Mayor Bloomberg on the defense.

Showdown on $100 Million 9/11 Mosque Project