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Local American Muslim, Arab-American communities condemn Orlando shooting

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Orlando Police officers direct family members away from a fatal shooting at Pulse Orlando nightclub in Orlando, Fla., Sunday, June 12, 2016. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack) Orlando Police officers direct family members away from a fatal shooting at Pulse Orlando nightclub in Orlando, Fla., Sunday, June 12, 2016. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -

Oregon and Southwestern Washington American Muslim and Arab-American Communities have announced that they condemn the shooting in Orlando that killed 49 people.

The Muslim Educational Trust said they send their condolences to the victims and their families.

They also said they denounce any person or group that would try to call to or justify any horrific act of terror, hate, and violence.

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