The Muslim student steals the show introducing Obama during a mosque visit

President Obama made his first visit to a US mosque as president yesterday. During his speech in Baltimore, he vehemently spoke against anti-Muslim political rhetoric, but Sabah Mukhtar, a Muslim student from the University of Maryland who introduced him, also captured the audience’s attention.

Story and editing by A.C. Fowler

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