U.S. Islamic advocacy group to Trump on anti-Muslim attack: 'We hold you responsible'

Nihad Awad, executive director of the Council on American-Islamic Relations, urged President Trump on Friday to condemn the New Zealand mosques shootings as white supremacist terror attacks.
1:47 | 03/15/19

Coming up in the next {{countdown}} {{countdownlbl}}

Coming up next:

{{nextVideo.title}}

{{nextVideo.description}}

Skip to this video now

Now Playing:

{{currentVideo.title}}

Comments
Related Extras
Related Videos
Video Transcript
Transcript for U.S. Islamic advocacy group to Trump on anti-Muslim attack: 'We hold you responsible'
This is the place that day. For all of us. Just woke up bone and called. Informing me that. Put him and people being gunned down. In two mosques in New Zealand. By someone whom. Believes in white supremacy. And believes in. The fact that. Whoopi has been told what he has appeared that immigrants are in vehicles. Then we say this. We mourned the loss. Of these 49 in this and people. Who were spending and sincere worship. Of god. In two mosques. And we offer our sincere condolences. To their families. And that loved ones. And we condemn this horrific. Attack as a terrorist attack. Motivated and carried out by white supremacists. And I would like Douglas mr. trump. Mr. trump. Your awards met the your policy is not there. The impact the lives of innocent people at home Anglo but he. And you should condemn this not only as a hit crime. But as it white supremacist that are its act back. And you need to assure all of us Muslims blacks Jews immigrants. That we are protected. And you would not tolerate. Any physical violence against us because we are immigrants or we are minority. Unique to condemn this immediately to a date.

This transcript has been automatically generated and may not be 100% accurate.

{"duration":"1:47","description":"Nihad Awad, executive director of the Council on American-Islamic Relations, urged President Trump on Friday to condemn the New Zealand mosques shootings as white supremacist terror attacks.","mediaType":"default","section":"ABCNews/US","id":"61711932","title":"U.S. Islamic advocacy group to Trump on anti-Muslim attack: 'We hold you responsible'","url":"/US/video/us-islamic-advocacy-group-trump-recent-anti-muslim-61711932"}