BIGtheme.net http://bigtheme.net/ecommerce/opencart OpenCart Templates
Home / International News / Muslim teen arrested for clock gets White House invite

Muslim teen arrested for clock gets White House invite

CHICAGO (AFP) – A Muslim teenager arrested after a Texas teacher mistook his homemade clock for a bomb won invitations to the White House, Google and Facebook Wednesday in a surge of public support.

President Barack Obama congratulated Ahmed Mohamed, 14, on his skills in a pointed rebuke to school and police officials — who defended his arrest — amid accusations of Islamophobia.

299420_55628476

About Muslim Times

Check Also

EU extends anti-Russia sanctions for another six months

European Union (EU) leaders have agreed to extend economic sanctions against Russia for another six ...