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Eid-al Fitr message from Sir Keir Starmer
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Eid-al Fitr message from Sir Keir Starmer

To everyone celebrating Eid-al Fitr here in the UK – Eid Mubarak on behalf of the Labour Party. I know this Ramadan has been especially tough for Muslim communities. Families have not been able to see each other; people unable to break fast together, or even go to the mosque for prayers. Yet, I have witnessed incredible resilience. Muslim communities and charities coming together to deliver iftar meals to our frontline NHS staff and doctors. People providing to foodbanks to help the vulnerable and significant donations to many charitable causes. And, I know Eid is one of those joyous occasions were communities all come together to celebrate. Still, as ever, our number one priority remains to keep all of our loved ones and communities safe. As the stark figures show, Covid-19 has dispropo...