CAIR-FL to Hold Press Conference with Family of Tampa Teen Beaten by Israelis

Tariq-Khdeir(TAMPA, FL 7/6/14) -- On Monday, July 7, the Florida chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-Florida) will hold a press conference in Tampa with the family of Tariq Khdeir, the high school student who was released from custody and placed under house arrest today after he was brutally beaten and detained by Israeli forces in Jerusalem.

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CAIR 'Relieved' at Release of Florida Teen Brutally Beaten by Israelis

Tariq-thumbMuslim civil rights group calls for safe return of Tariq Khdeir to America

(TAMPA, FL 7/6/14) – The Florida chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-Florida) today expressed relief that Florida high school student Tariq Khdeir has been released from custody after he was brutally beaten and detained by Israeli forces. Despite his release, he was placed under house arrest.

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CAIR: Israeli Army Brutally Beats Florida High School Student

Tariq-thumbCAIR-Florida ask U.S. Department of State to intervene on behalf of American citizen

(TAMPA, FL 7/04/14) -- The Florida chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-Florida) today called on the U.S. Department of State to demand that Israel immediately release 15-year-old Palestinian-American high school student Tariq Khdeir so that he may receive emergency medical attention after being brutally beaten by Israeli forces. Khdeir's beating was captured on video. 

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