Veteran who converted to Islam after initial hatred for Muslims, 9/11 hero’s mother to speak at MSU

Michigan [US]: Richard McKinney, an army officer who served for 25 years initially had hatred for Muslim. He also wanted to blow up Islamic Center in Muncie, Indiana. However, after he started attending services there, decided to convert to Islam.

According to the news published in Lansing State Journal, Mr. Richard and Talat Hamdani, mother of Mohammed Salman Hamdani, a police cadet to tell their stories at Michigan State University on Thursday night in a program by name “American. Muslim”.

It may be mentioned that Mohammed Salman Hamdani who was a police cadet died in 9/11 terrorist attacks. After his death, he was under suspicion because of his religion.

However, he was later buried with honors from New York Police Dept.

The program is scheduled to start at 7 p.m. Entry is free.