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Baghdad bombing candlelit vigil

Gary Hart July 15, 2016

There will be a multifaith candlelit vigil for the victims of the Baghdad bombing at All Saints Church, Hove on Sunday, July 17 at 4pm.

iraq vigil poster

Almost 300 people died when terrorists detonated a huge bomb near a busy market in Karrada on July 3. The explosion was part of a global campaign by ISIS to kill as many innocent people during the month of Ramadan as it could.

The Vigil is organised by Brighton and Hove Faith in Action and supported by:

♦ Brighton and Hove Catholic Community

♦ Brighton & Hove Salvation Army

♦ Brighton and Hove Jewish Representative Council

♦ Anglican Interfaith Advisor for the Diocese of Chichester

♦ Brighton & Hove Muslim Forum

♦ Interfaith Contact Group

♦ Brighton Dialogue Society

♦ Brighton Voices of Exile

♦ Brahma Kumaris

Event: Multifaith Vigil for the victims of the Baghdad bombing

Where: All Saints Church, The Drive, Hove BN3 3QE

When: Sunday, July 17

Time: 4-5pm