Armed Forces Muslim Association News

Catch up with the latest news and blogs from serving AFMA personnel.

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31.08.2018

The Etihad Challenge: Encouraging Diversity in the Armed Forces

Every year, the British Armed Forces invites young people from a wide range of communities to…
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06.08.2018

Being a Soldier in the British Army Isn’t Always a Predictable Job

Being in the army isn’t always a predictable job. British soldiers stationed in Africa right now,…
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26.07.2018

WW1 ‘Tommies’ Installed In Palmers Green Mosque to Mark Centenary

This month, hundreds of worshippers will perform prayers at Palmers Green Mosque; but they won’t be…
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19.07.2018

UN Peacekeeping: 70 Years of Service and Sacrifice

"UN peacekeeping operations are now increasingly complex and multi-dimensional, going beyond monitoring a ceasefire to actually…
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12.07.2018

AFMA Member SSgt Sohail Ashraf Has Been Granted State Honours

He’s consistently breaking new ground due to his application of intelligence, compassion and tremendous judgement.
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29.06.2018

Faith Food and Forces Is The Perfect Tribute to Our Troops

Communities up and down the nation will be joining forces with the Armed Services community to…
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21.06.2018

What’s Ramadan in the Forces really like?

This Ramadan saw Umrah in Saudi Arabia, visiting theologians at Cambridge Muslim College, holding a joint…
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07.06.2018

British and Bahraini Militaries Join Forces for a VIP Iftar Event

Staff from the UKMCC in Bahrain have hosted an Iftar reception at the United Kingdom Naval…
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24.05.2018

“I woke up a different person:” Armed Forces Personnel Share Their Experiences of Umrah

Armed Forces Personnel Share Their Experiences of Umrah
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08.05.2018

The BBC Series Britain’s Biggest Warship Highlights the Compatibility of Islam and the Armed Forces

New BBC series Britain’s Biggest Warship features lead Navy chef Mohamad Khan, who speaks about his…
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02.05.2018

Promoting Peace Through Interfaith Dialogue: RAF Chaplain-in-Chief Makes Historic Saudi Arabia Visit

The Chaplain-in-Chief of the British Royal Air Force made a historic visit to The Kingdom of…
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