Obama has visited several mosques overseas but never one in this country while serving as president
The incident occurred on November 17, four days after the Paris terror attacks
'We would like to reaffirm that this act... will not prevent our determination to promote our life together'
Police are calling the incident a hate crime, local news says
Local churches offered members of the mosque a space to offer prayers
This is third appeal regarding the site to be rejected
The plans were originally rejected by Newham Council in 2012
32-year-old orthopaedic surgeon from London was captured in November last year in the ancient city of Aleppo
UN approves force to stop escalation of bloodshed in nation on brink of genocide
Under the proposals, Islamist radicals face being expelled from mosques, Muslim community groups and universities in a fight-back against fundamentalism
Wayward migrant workers abandon desperate families in former republics
Second suspect in less than a year to vanish despite wearing an electronic tag
Muslim rebel group holding scores of civilians near Zamboanga demands international mediation
The attack caused only minor damage and the centre was opened for prayers hours later
Twin car bombings killed at least 47 people and wounded hundreds on Friday in Lebanon’s second largest city Tripoli. The attack was the bloodiest since the country’s 15-year civil war, which ended in 1990.
Lebanese Red Cross says at least 500 people here hurt