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Dangerous Molotov cocktail thrower Urooj Rahman and the link to Hamas-linked CAIR lobby

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Submitted by Nora (United States), Nov 20, 2022 at 01:50

Lawyer who firebombed NYPD car during George Floyd protest sentenced to 15 months in jail

By Arnav Binaykia and Leonard Greene

New York Daily News

Nov 18, 2022

[[Urooj Rahman holding a black and white striped scarf close to her face with one hand, and a homemade firebomb with another, as she prepared to toss the incendiary device out of the passenger-side window of a van in 2020. (Obtained by the Daily News)
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https://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/ny-molotov-fire-bomb-protest-sentencing-20221118-3473zsur3zf7xee7qvb6xmq75e-story.html

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Jihadi-Left link to US riots: Obama ex-aide gets bail for grenade-thrower Urooj Rahman

by Brent Scher, January 24, 2022

Salmah Rizvi says alleged firebomber is her 'best friend'

The former official, Salmah Rizvi, told a judge the alleged firebomber is her "best friend." Rizvi, now an attorney at the D.C.-based law firm Ropes & Gray, helped secure the release of fellow lawyer Urooj Rahman by agreeing to be a suretor for her bail. That means Rizvi is liable for the full cost of the $250,000 bail if Rahman fails to obey the court's orders.
Rahman was released to home confinement over the objections of government attorneys after her arrest on Saturday for throwing a lit Molotov cocktail through the window of an NYPD vehicle. Evidence presented by prosecutors included images of Rahman holding a Molotov cocktail in the passenger seat of a van that was later found to be full of the necessary materials for making the explosive devices....

Rizvi entered the legal field after a career in the Obama administration's intelligence community, where "her high-value work would often inform the President's Daily Briefs," according to her bio at the Islamic Scholarship Fund. The group gave Rizvi a law school scholarship sponsored by the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), a radical anti-Israel organization that has been tied to the funding of global terror networks.

Grand Mufti's Jerusalem mansion to become synagogue

By Gil Zohar, January 21, 2021
https://www.jpost.com/israel-news/grand-muftis-jerusalem-mansion-to-become-synagogue-656190

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