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Over 33 million people affected by flooding in Pakistan. At least 900 killed, over 180,000 displaced.

Sherry Rehman, the minister for climate change, called the floods "unprecedented" and "the worst humanitarian disaster of this decade." https://t.co/tROpV6jcz4
🗞 WEEKLY RE-CAP ⤵️
🇵🇰 CLIMATE WATCH – Over 33 million people (and counting) have been displaced by horrific flooding in Pakistan.
According the government of Pakistan, 33% of the country is currently underwater. About 1.4 million homes have been destroyed, more than 1,200 people have died thus far with at least 1 in 3 victims of the floods being children.
🇵🇸 GENOCIDE WATCH – Israeli military says journalist Shireen Abu Akleh was ‘most likely’ shot by Israeli soldier.
The announcement came nearly four months after the Al Jazeera journalist was shot in the head on May 11 while covering an Israeli Army raid in Jenin, a Palestinian city in the West Bank, prompting international outrage.
🥵 HEAT WAVE – Extreme heat waves has ravaged the kingdom of Jordan. The municipality of Amman has decided to spray water with the sprinkler method in the city center, in particular in commercial areas. Municipal tankers will supply a number of main streets in Amman. 
🧕🏽 FIRED FOR HIJAB – Muslim woman files complaint against Costco after facing discrimination for wearing hijab.
Wafa Aziz, 44, says she appealed with management at the Costco locations in Michigan, were she worked, to address an environment of discriminatory and harmful practices directed at her.
🇮🇳 NAMAZ ARREST – 26 people were booked for holding a “mass gathering to offer namaz” in a space without prior permission from local authorities in India.
🕌 MOSQUE VANDALIZED – Mosque in Minneapolis, Minnesota was vandalized, having $50,000 in losses and damages.
Broken glass, damaged doors and bent donation boxes. That’s what members of Tawfiq Islamic Center in Minneapolis found following a break-in late Sunday night.
🔦 NETFLIX SPOTLIGHT – Comedian Mohammed Amer’s new Netflix series ‘MO’ explores the tragedy and comedy in the Palestinian refugee experience.
💼 MOSQUE SHOOTING UPDATE – Man gets more than 12 years in prison for drive-by shooting of mosque in Indianapolis, Indiana.
On May 24, Jonathan Warren committed a drive-by shooting into the Masjid E Noor mosque. Multiple worshippers were at the mosque when Warren committed the drive-by shooting due to it being Eid al-Fitr.
Two bullets tore into the mosque and nearly hit one of the worshippers inside.
👁 THE WATCH LIST ⤵️
No, this is not the FBI watch list – this is for us, the Muslim community.
🚨 New study shows that only 1.1% of speaking characters on television are Muslim, despite the fact that Muslims make up nearly 25% of the world’s population.
This week, @inclusionists released important new research on Muslims on TV. “Erased or Extremists” examines 200 top-rated series in the U.S., U.K., Australia, and New Zealand, capturing how Muslims are depicted on the small screen.
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THIS WEEK'S AUTHOR ⤵️
Ameer Al-Khatahtbeh (@Ameer)
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