A Muslim woman was determined to flame outside an upscale boutique in Manhattan in what gives off an impression of being the most recent in a progression of Islamophobic assaults in the United States.
“The casualty saw the sleeve of her pullover was scorched and seething and was not severely hurt in the Saturday night assault, hours before the service denoting the 15-year commemoration of 9/11,” the New York Daily News cited police sources as saying on Monday.
While remaining outside of a shop on 5th Avenue, the 36-year-old lady, who stays anonymous as of this written work, had her pull over set ablaze by an obscure aggressor at roughly 9 PM on Saturday night, as per the New York Daily News. There was no verbal encounter preceding the strike, and the lady’s aggressor got away before the casualty could endeavor to distinguish him or her.
The suspect allegedly lit her top on fire and left the scene without a word.
New York Police Department are as of now exploring if the assault was an Islamophobic despise wrongdoing, as per Daily News.
“[The assault is] symptomatic of the general ascent in Islamophobic assumption in our general public,” said Ibrahim Hooper, of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), focusing on the significance of a complete examination. “That depends on the spike the nation over in scorn wrongdoings and disdain occurrences, as of late and over the previous year,” he said.
Simply a week ago, two Muslim ladies were strolling with their kids in Brooklyn when a lady assaulted them, instructing them to “Get the fuck out of America, bitches” and attempting to pull off their hijabs.
“I would clearly be concerned on the grounds that it’s symptomatic of the general ascent in Islamophobic opinion in our general public,” said Ibrahim Hooper, a representative for the Council on American-Islamic Relations. “That depends on the spike the nation over in scorn wrongdoings and disdain episodes, as of late and over the previous year.”