A MOA video released in 2010 showed a map of states where it had “Islamic villages” at that time. Ohio was listed.
A Fuqra member from Ohio named William Cain killed Dr. Mozaffar Ahmad, a leader of the Ahmadiyya sect, on August 3, 1983 in Canton, Michigan. He then died while carrying out a firebombing of the Ahmadiyya Center in Detroit, as did Fuqra member Calvin Jones.
MOA texts refer to Akron, OH as being the location of one of its earliest communities. At least one cell existed in Ohio as of 2001.
A member of MOA named Muhammad Khalid from Akron was abducted and murdered. His body was found months later. MOA claims he was killed by the Zionist conspiracy.
 Al-Fuqra: Holy Warriors of Terrorism.” (1993). Anti-Defamation League: http://archive.adl.org/extremism/moa/al-fuqra.pdf
 “Memorandum: Fuqra.” (2001). Colorado Department of Corrections.
 Target Islam: Exposing the Malicious Conspiracy of the Zionists Against the World of Islam and Prominent Muslim Leaders. (1994). Quranic Open University and Pakistan Foundation for Strategic Studies.
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