Foreign Coordination/Political Influence Operation
Date: July 3, 1998
In 1998, the Saudi Gazette reported that CAIR’s Executive Director Nihad Awad addressed a press conference at the WAMY headquarters in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. According to the report, “He [Awad] said CAIR needed funds to fight discrimination against Muslims, to promote the true image of Islam and to combat the anti-Islamic propaganda.”
Saudi Gazette. “Nike Violating agreement on Offensive Logo says CAIR,” July 3, 1998.