Simply weeks after a Pakistani family was killed in Ontario, a Muslim migrant was struck in a Canadian district with a blade by 2 unknown opponents, regional media reported.
In the city of Saskatoon in the Saskatchewan district, Pakistani nationwide Muhammad Kashif was bothered and stabbed on Friday by 2 attackers.
Starphoenix daily reported that Kashif, 32, was assaulted while he was going back to his home in the night, putting on typical Muslim clothes.
He said the attackers stabbed him in the back as they screamed: “Why are you using this dress?” “Why are you below?” and also “Go back to your country. I hate Muslims.”
They also shouted “As well as why do you have this beard?” before cutting off a part of Kashif’s beard. He was later stabbed in the arm and also had to get 14 stitches.
” A third enemy could have been waiting for the initial two in a nearby green automobile,” Kashif said. An examination was launched into the assault.
Charlie Clark, the mayor of Saskatoon, stated in a declaration that he was “alarmed and also saddened” by the strike.
” Teams that are spreading white superiority, Islamophobia as well as any other kind of discrimination require to be checked out as well as held accountable,” he said.
” We must likewise face individual acts of racism as well as discrimination,” he added.
Kashif, who emigrated from Pakistan to Canada 20 years ago, stated he was concerned regarding the safety and security of his spouse as well as three children, aged between 3 and also 8.
The assault follows the June 6 occurrence in which four members of a Pakistani household in Ontario were diminished by a vehicle in what cops called “an intended, deliberate act, motivated by hate.”