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WASHINGTON, D.C. (Worthy News)– As Ramadan came to a close, President Obama thanked the Muslim community "for its many achievements and contributions" and "building the very fabric of our nation" and "strengthening the core of our democracy."

Full Press Release by the White House

Statement by the President on the Occasion of Eid-al-Fitr

As Muslims throughout the United States and around the world celebrate Eid-al-Fitr, Michelle and I extend our warmest wishes to them and their families. This last month has been a time of fasting, reflection, spiritual renewal, and service to the less fortunate. While Eid marks the completion of Ramadan, it also celebrates the common values that unite us in our humanity and reinforces the obligations that people of all faiths have to each other, especially those impacted by poverty, conflict, and disease.

In the United States, Eid also reminds us of the many achievements and contributions of Muslim Americans to building the very fabric of our nation and strengthening the core of our democracy. That is why we stand with people of all faiths, here at home and around the world, to protect and advance their rights to prosper, and we welcome their commitment to giving back to their communities.

On behalf of the Administration, we wish Muslims in the United States and around the world a blessed and joyous celebration. Eid Mubarak.

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  • Shamayn Kennedy
    29 July 2014 at 12:38 am - Reply


  • Patrick Riggs
    29 July 2014 at 12:40 am - Reply

    August is "Ignore Muslims" month.

  • Tom Revalator
    29 July 2014 at 1:38 am - Reply

    absolutely a lie

  • Tom Revalator
    29 July 2014 at 1:39 am - Reply

    they destroyed towers / boston boming an other atroshitties

  • Deana R. Hatfield
    29 July 2014 at 3:30 am - Reply

    WTFrench Toast did he say????!!!???? Excuse me while I go vomit and laugh hysterically at the same time.

  • Phoebe Huggins
    29 July 2014 at 4:34 am - Reply

    something is very very wrong for him to say such a thing.

  • Joe DeCaro
    29 July 2014 at 5:45 am - Reply

    I would like to know how knocking down the World Trade Center and then trying to destroy the White House and the Pentagon builds the fabric of this or any other nation.

  • Jerry W Blevins
    29 July 2014 at 6:59 am - Reply

    Wake up America!!!!

  • Sherry Lundquist
    29 July 2014 at 7:18 am - Reply

    Did anybody even read this where is the video I want to hear him say it?!

  • Eithel Simpson
    29 July 2014 at 7:42 am - Reply

    See….he is a sympathizer, if not a muslim……..he must have been smokin pot rather than studying his American history class

    • Joe DeCaro
      29 July 2014 at 10:53 am - Reply

      You don't have to be a Muslim to be an Islamic sycophant.

    • WorldGoneCrazy
      30 July 2014 at 4:50 pm - Reply

      It was crack, not pot, Eithel. He is an elitist and knows his drugs better than the sheep.

  • David M. Brefka
    29 July 2014 at 9:55 am - Reply


  • Worthy News
    29 July 2014 at 10:33 am - Reply
  • Enrique Scarpa
    29 July 2014 at 10:46 am - Reply

    This guy is the most stupid idiot of all times!!!

  • Sherry Lundquist
    29 July 2014 at 10:51 am - Reply


  • Cheryl
    29 July 2014 at 3:13 pm - Reply

    Are you Serious! This is anti-american and anti-christian!

  • Anonymous
    29 July 2014 at 4:15 pm - Reply

    This is a man that has been elected twice. We knew as a country what he was like the first round.

  • Tim Hatch
    29 July 2014 at 5:21 pm - Reply

    Who's kidding who? What are these achievements and contributions to building our Republic (Mr Pres. we're not a democracy)?

  • Anonymous
    29 July 2014 at 7:36 pm - Reply

    the potus is not a christian never was- he played that card to get the votes-
    what is worse his gay advisers are usually in the same room late when everyone is gone!!!!!!
    this was told by a inside source while back !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    he has had ramadan plus thousand others on the whitehouse lawn for three days this is also nothing new!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    this potus needs to be tried for impeachment then for treason then high treason ……………..

  • Janette
    29 July 2014 at 7:51 pm - Reply

    Where were Muslims on Sept . 11th, 2001? Building up the fabric of our nation??!! How stupid can you be and still breathe!! If they weren’t flying planes into the World Trade Center , the Pentagon or a field in Pennsylvania killing nearly 3,000 people on our own soil, they were rejoicing in the Middle East. No one can dispute the pictures shown from all parts of the Muslim world celebrating on CNN, Fox News, MSNBC and other cable news network’s that day. Strangely, the very “moderate” Muslims who’s asses Mr. Obama bent over backwards to kiss in Cairo , Egypt on June 4th were stone cold silent post 9-11.To many Americans, their silence has meant approval for the acts of that day. Where is the so called peaceful and moderate Muslim voices to condemn the atrocities of their culture throughout the World. (massive killings of infidels, jews, non christians, priests, burning down of churches, etc)
    Tearing DOWN the very fabric of our nation is what they do, have done and will continue to do!!
    People, wake up! We have an imposter in the White House and his ONLY purpose is to destroy our beloved America from within! REMEMBER 911 PEOPLE!!!!

  • fresnojoe
    29 July 2014 at 9:46 pm - Reply

    With Joy To The LORD Of All Creation
    I Thank You My LORD Jesus For The U.S.A.
    Please Bless Our President And May His Words Bring Peace
    Rather Than War To Our Nation

    Thank You Heavenly Father For Answered Prayer
    I Pray In The Name Of Your Son, Yeshua
    And I Bless You And Love You

  • Anbu
    30 July 2014 at 1:31 am - Reply

    Let there be freedom for Christians in Iran, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Pakistan and ….. Then at least some meaning in his remarks!

  • Anonymous
    30 July 2014 at 2:12 pm - Reply

    Really Are you kidding me?

  • Jonathan Gardiner
    30 July 2014 at 5:23 pm - Reply

    There is one body, and one Spirit, even as ye are called in one hope of your calling;
    One Lord, one faith, one baptism,
    One God and Father of all, who is above all, and through all, and in you all. Ephesians 4:4-6.(KJV).

    Love and Peace!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Norm
    31 July 2014 at 7:43 pm - Reply

    What contributions to the core of democracy is he talking about? Most terrorist attacks in the US in recent years have been by Muslims. Two attacks on the World Trade Centre, an attack in Boston, on 5th Ave. the tunnel , the Pentagon and several aborted or interrupted plans for terrorism.
    Cair WAS FUNDING ILLICIT ORGANIZATIONS and Obama praises them all. Many muslims are trying to be good Americans but many are not.

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