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The Council on American Islamic Relations (CAIR) is standing by the Jewish community amid concerns of a hate crime at the Jewish cemetery where some 200 headstones were desecrated.

Faizan Syed, the executive director of CAIR, is concerned with the tone of the country.

"I'm glad that the president is coming out with a statement to address antisemitism, but he also has to realize the divisiveness that he brought to the presidential campaign and the overall atmosphere that his administration is creating in this country is really empowering hate groups and hate organizations across this country, and him and his administration needs to do a lot more," he says.


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