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Virginia Community Mourns Muslim Teen Killed On Her Way To Mosque

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Mourners packed a mosque in Sterling, Va., Wednesday for the funeral of Nabra Hassanen. The 17-year-old was killed early Sunday as she returned to the mosque after a pre-dawn meal with friends.

Thousands turn out for funeral of murdered Muslim teen

The Hill / Technology

Thousands of members of Washington D.C.'s Muslim community attended the funeral of Nabra Hassanen, 17, on Wednesday.Hassanen, a Muslim-American teenager was murdered early Sunday morning in what investigators calle...

‘We’re all in pain’: Thousands walk to funeral of Muslim teen killed in Virginia

Toronto Star / News

A national advocacy group said it would keep pressuring authorities to investigate whether Nabra Hassanen’s killing was a hate crime.

Nabra Hassanen: spectre of hate crime hangs over teenager's funeral

About 5,000 mourners attend Virginia funeral of Muslim teenager – deemed to have died in road rage beating, but feared to have been targeted for her religion

Thousands attend slain Muslim teen's funeral in Virginia

USA TODAY / News

Nabra Hassanen, 17, was remembered as a shining example of kindness and openness during the services.

Thousands attend slain Muslim teen's funeral in Virginia

Fox News / U.S.

Islamic leaders are questioning Virginia detectives' insistence that the beating death of a teenage Muslim girl appears to have been a case of road rage, saying the attack looks all too much like a hate crime.

Hundreds attend funeral for teen killed after leaving mosque

ABC News / U.S.

Police say the motive behind the murder of Nabra Hassanen, 17, was road rage.

Thousands Attend Funeral For Muslim Teen Who Was Murdered in Virginia

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As many as 5,000 people attended the funeral to remember Nabra Hassanen, a 17-year-old girl who was beaten to death early Sunday as she walked home after an all-night prayer session at a mosque.

Thousands of Americans unite against hate at funeral for Muslim teen bashed with baseball bat

Stuff.co.nz

Whether a mourner in a black robe at a mosque or a football mother in a T-shirt and shorts at a community vigil, reaction to 17-year-old Nabra Hassanen's death carried a common refrain: That could have been my daughter.

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