Here is United Airlines’ official apology to the Muslim woman who was denied a Coke can
United Airlines issued an apology after Tahera Ahmad was refused a can because she would "use it as a weapon." (AFP/File)
Remember Tahera Ahmad, the Muslim chaplain who was denied a Coke can on a United Airlines flight?
US carrier United Airlines finally issued an apology Wednesday for a flight attendant who allegedly told the woman she would use the unopened can as a weapon. Though it may not have been as heartfelt as some of us would have liked.
Granted, it's an improvement from the airline's former statement, issued on Sunday.
The company faced backlash after media reports of the incident and a viral boycott of the airline, shown on Twitter with the hashtag #unitedfortahera.
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