Trump hosts first Ramadan Iftar dinner at White House | News | Al Jazeera

Trump hosts first Ramadan Iftar dinner at White House

Wednesday marked the first Iftar hosted by Trump, sparking much criticism from the Muslim community.

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    US President Donald Trump, whose rhetoric and policies have infuriated the Muslim community, has hosted his first Iftar - the sunset meal had by Muslims to break their daily fast during the holy month of Ramadan - at the White House.

    But the event is drawing sharp criticism from American Muslim groups.

     

    Al Jazeera's Diane Eastabrook reports from Washington, DC.


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