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Kenya: Muslims murder two Christians when they could not say the Shahada, the Islamic profession of faith

Kenya: Muslims murder two Christians when they could not say the Shahada, the Islamic profession of faith

Country: 
Kenya
News Date: 
21/02/2020
Lancastrian
Summary: 

#ffffff; color:#000000; font-family:"Helvetica Neue",Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif; font-size:16px">The Shahada is the first chapter and most common prayer of the Qur’an. This is reminiscent of other incidents, including when a Muslim in Minnesota#ffffff; color:#000000; font-family:"Helvetica Neue",Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif; font-size:16px"> in September 2016 asked mall shoppers if they were Muslim and then stabbed non-Muslims. In the Philippines in February 2019, Muslims murdered a man#ffffff; color:#000000; font-family:"Helvetica Neue",Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif; font-size:16px"> for failing to recite Qur’an verses, while releasing six others who could recite them. In Mali#ffffff; color:#000000; font-family:"Helvetica Neue",Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif; font-size:16px"> in November 2015, Muslims screaming “Allahu akbar” took hostages, freeing those who could recite the Qur’an. In September 2013 at Nairobi’s Westgate Mall, Muslims murdered people who couldn’t answer questions about Islam#ffffff; color:#000000; font-family:"Helvetica Neue",Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif; font-size:16px">. In June 2014, Muslims murdered people who could not pass an Islam quiz#ffffff; color:#000000; font-family:"Helvetica Neue",Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif; font-size:16px">. In November 2014, Muslims murdered 28 non-Muslims who couldn’t recite Qur’an verses#ffffff; color:#000000; font-family:"Helvetica Neue",Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif; font-size:16px">. In April 2015, Muslims screaming “Allahu akbar”#ffffff; color:#000000; font-family:"Helvetica Neue",Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif; font-size:16px"> stormed Garissa University College, and only shot those who couldn’t recite Qur’an. In a Bangladesh restaurant#ffffff; color:#000000; font-family:"Helvetica Neue",Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif; font-size:16px"> in July 2016, the jihadis spared those who could recite from the Qur’an. In July 2017 in Kenya#ffffff; color:#000000; font-family:"Helvetica Neue",Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif; font-size:16px">, Muslims asked Christians to “recite Islamic dogmas” and murdered them when they couldn’t do so. In May 2018 in Belgium, a Muslim who murdered four people told a hostage#ffffff; color:#000000; font-family:"Helvetica Neue",Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif; font-size:16px"> that he wouldn’t harm her since she was Muslim and was observing the Ramadan fast. In September 2018 in Kenya#ffffff; color:#000000; font-family:"Helvetica Neue",Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif; font-size:16px">, Muslims murdered two non-Muslims for failing to recite the Qur’an. And also in Kenya in December 2019, Muslims murdered at least nine Christians#ffffff; color:#000000; font-family:"Helvetica Neue",Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif; font-size:16px"> for failing to recite the Islamic profession of faith.

#ffffff; color:#000000; font-family:"Helvetica Neue",Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif; font-size:16px">“Two Christians Murdered in Kenya Bus Attack,” International Christian Concern#ffffff; color:#000000; font-family:"Helvetica Neue",Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif; font-size:16px">, February 20, 2020: