It was a surprise, yet welcome announcement late Thursday afternoon (September oth) when Pastor Terry Jones of the Dove World Outreach Center cancelled his plans to burn Qurans on September 11th. Jones stood before a mass of cameras and microphones and talked about a deal he had made with a Muslim Leader rom Central Florida. WUFT-FM’s Patrick Colden describes what happened.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/koranburning.mp3]
It’s poised to slow down an already overwhelmed system with repercussions expected to ripple for years.