Muslims In Prague hold Friday prayer in public to protest police raid, churches support Muslims

Muslims living in the Czech Republic pray in front a headquarters of the Ministry of Interior to protest against a police raid in an Islamic center in the Czech capital last week in Prague, on Friday, May 2, 2014

More than 500 Muslims in the Czech capital, Prague, performed Friday prayer in an open space near the Czech Interior Ministry to protest last week’s police raid at the premises of the Islamic Foundation in Prague.

Czech churches have sided with local Muslims who have complained about police raids in Islamic centers during prayers.