- Haroon Moghul: The Muslim community is in shock after the Medina bombing
- The attack on the sacred city is an attack on Islam, he says
Haroon Moghul is a senior fellow and director of development at the Center for Global Policy. His next book, "How to be a Muslim," will be out in 2017. The opinions expressed in this commentary are his.
(CNN)Medina is a city eclipsed only by Mecca in the Muslim's sacred imagination.