N.J. Muslim group condemns extremists, calls for reform

NEW BRUNSWICK — In the 1960s, his Jewish parents converted to Islam, and after he was born, he followed their adopted faith.

On Tuesday afternoon, Tariq Sharif, 50, of Mendham, was preparing for an event at Rutgers University later in the evening entitled 'True Islam and the Extremists' hosted by his Islamic organization, the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community Central Jersey, which is based in Old Bridge. He serves as a spokesman for the organization.

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2016-04-20T02:04:18-04:00 News|