Despite Donald Trump saying Muslims should be banned from entering the United States, some American Muslims actually support him.
According to the Huffington Port online newspaper, Nedal Tamer, a Muslim based in Detroit, feels he’s in the minority because he backs the Republican billionaire – who has also said that “Islam hates the West”.
Small numbers of Muslims find comfort in Trump’s stance on immigrants, The Associated Press reports, feeling that he’s been misunderstood and he could be better at tackling extremists than other candidates.
“People have the wrong idea, even Arabs and Muslims,” says Tamer, 40. He is from a suburb of Detroit which is known for its large Arab and Muslim population. “I like the fact that he’s a little nuts. He’s got the good heart, he cares about America.” READ MORE