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2010 US Presidential Eid-ul-Fitr Greeting

US Presidential Seal

The White House
Office of the Press Secretary
September 10, 2010

Statement by the President on the Occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr

As Ramadan comes to an end, Michelle and I extend our best wishes to Muslims in the United States and around the world on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr. For Muslims all over the world, Eid ul-Fitr marks the end of a holy month of fasting and prayer. It is a time of self-reflection focusing on the values that Muslims and people of all faiths share - charity, community, cooperation and compassion. This year's Eid is also an occasion to reflect on the importance of religious tolerance and to recognize the positive role that religious communities of all faiths, including Muslims, have played in American life.

On this Eid, those devastated by the recent floods in Pakistan will be on the minds of many around the world. To help in the tremendous relief, recovery, and reconstruction effort for the floods, all Americans can participate by donating to the Pakistan Relief Fund at

On behalf of the American people, we congratulate Muslims in the United States and around the world on this blessed day. Eid Mubarak.

Also: Eid-ul-Fitr Remarks & Video by US Secretary of State Clinton

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najib surajo sankara from Singapore
08:54 07/31/2011
mungodewa Allah da ya kara nunamana wanna wata mai albarka,,Allah ya hadamu da alkairin dake cikin wannan wata mai albarka ameen
Usaini Bello Ibrahim from Nigeria
09:04 07/30/2011
The ramadan is a special month of the year please be carefull and may Allah accept to ibada Ameen
Latifah Shakur-Ali from New Jersey, US
23:10 07/11/2011
Alhamduallah Ramadam Kareem

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