Today's Zaman 2014.04.16 11:56
The New York Police Department has disbanded a surveillance unit that
targeted and monitored Muslim communities, The New York Times reported on
The unit, which began in 2003, has been largely inactive since the incoming
Police Commissioner William Bratton took over the department in January,
and its detectives have been reassigned, the report said.
"Understanding certain local demographics can be a useful factor when
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