Imam Targeted in Minnesota Mosque Bombing Blasts Trumps Attack on Somalis

Shortly before dawn on Aug. 5, 2017, an explosion tore through Dar Al-Farooq Islamic Center in Bloomington, Minnesota, nearly killing the mosques imam, Mohamed Omar. At first, the Trump administration suggested the attack might have been a three members of a Trump-supporting militia were arrested in the attack. Theyd tried to throw a pipe bomb into the room where Omar was standing. They missed. So when President Donald Trump held a campaign rally in nearby Minneapolis on Thursday night, some local Muslims were on edge. Its a fear in the neighborhood, like if a predator came to the neighborhood and no one told you, Omar told The Daily Beast on Friday. Whats going to happen, whats he going to say, …