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Thursday, 29 July 2010
'British Muslim Women Pay Tribute to Soldiers'
euro-islam.info, British Muslim Women Pay Tribute to Soldiers, 23 Jul 2010"A group of Muslim women honored soldiers who died fighting for the UK by placing a wreath at the National Memorial Arboretum in England, according to the BBC. The early July ceremony occurred on the anniversary of the death of Lance Cpl. Jabron Hashmi, the first British Muslim soldier to die in a Taliban attack in Afghanistan on July 2006."