Chapel Hill

On the killing of three young American Muslims

ChapelHillThree young American Muslims, a husband, wife and sister, were killed in their North Carolina home today.

Inna lillahi wa inna ilayhi raji’oun.

May Allah grant Deah Barakat, 23, Yusor Abu-Salha, 21 and Razan Abu-Salha, 19, His Pardon and Mercy, and may He grant their families beautiful patience, ameen.

Law enforcement authorities have charged a 46-year-old male suspect, who turned himself in.

Suzanne Barakat, the sister of Deah Barakat, gave this interview to CNN’s Anderson Cooper.


Just under a year ago, Razan Abu-Salha helped produce this video on Optimism, the lost Sunnah.

Resources for Seekers:

Imam Zaid Shakir on the Chapel Hill shooting
Injustice Cannot Defeat Injustice
As He Breathed His Last – Imam al-Ghazali’s Last Poem
Do Something about it!
Anger, Restraint, Wisdom and the Prophetic Message in Our Times (Interview with Habib Ali)
The Soul’s Journey after Death and The Day of Judgement