Armed Forces Muslim Association News

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

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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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08.06.2018

Meet the British Muslim Soldier Who’ll Be Trooping the Colour This Weekend

British Muslim Soldier and Drummer Hussein Sadiq, will be trooping the colour this week for the…
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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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10.04.2018

These WWI letters from Indian Muslim soldiers reveal what life was like on the front line

A series of letters recently unearthed by an academic at Birmingham City University give an extraordinary…
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10.04.2018

AFMA Tours UK Schools to Discuss Faith on the Front Line

Young people across the UK are learning first-hand about the contribution of Muslims serving in the…
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29.03.2018

Muslims in the Royal Air Force: 100 Years of Service

The RAF100 celebrations present an opportunity to hear the diverse voices of people from many faiths…
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