Muslims urge political leaders not to capitalise on attack
Gunman in deadliest US mass shooting worshipped at mosque near his home
Muhammad Musri, iman of the Islamic Society of Central Florida, with law enforcement and local community leaders at a press conference in Orlando. Photograph: Gerardo Mora/Getty Images
Florida’s Muslim leaders have expressed disgust and revulsion at the worst mass shooting in US history which was perpetrated by an Afghan-American Muslim man, and urged political leaders not to fan Islamophobic rhetoric.