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in response to reader comment: GIVE ME AN EXAMPLE OF MODERN DAY FORCED CONVERSIONS TO ISLAM

Submitted by Jeff (United States), Jul 2, 2009 at 22:17

OK Dawud, here's one.

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — Two FOX News journalists were released by their kidnappers Sunday, nearly two weeks after they were taken hostage in the

Gaza Strip.

Steve Centanni

He recounted how he and Wiig were pulled out of their car on August 14 and taken at gunpoint into another car. The kidnappers blindfolded them and handcuffed their hands behind their backs with plastic ties. They were then transferred to another car and driven to a building that they later learned was a garage.

"We were pushed down onto the dirt-covered concrete floor and we were forced to lie face down with our handcuffs on," Centanni said.

"Olaf was in the same room with me. Our shoulders were wrenched back, very painful."

Both of the men were forced to convert to Islam at gunpoint, Centanni said.

, 60, and Olaf Wiig, 36, left Gaza and have since crossed into Israel after their release. The men left Gaza through the Erez border crossing.

http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,210645,00.html

Here's another.

The Washington-DC based human rights group, International Christian Concern (ICC) www.persecution.org has learned that two Christian girls in Pakistan have finally been rescued after two Muslim men kidnapped them two months ago, raped them repeatedly, forcibly converted them to Islam, and sold them to other men as sex slaves.http://www.aina.org/news/20090113141518.htm

And another.

TEL AVIV – Hamas-linked militants kidnapped and forcibly converted to Islam a female Christian professor in the Gaza Strip, according to the professor's family and officials from Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas' Fatah organization.http://www.worldnetdaily.com/news/article.asp?ARTICLE_ID=57019

And another.

Cairo (AINA) -- In another incident of abduction and forced Islamization of Coptic minor girls, 16-year old Nermeen Mitry was abducted by a Muslim man to coerce her into converting to Islam. She was successfully recovered on the same day by her family, who did their own investigation and search to locate her.

Nermeen was abducted from El-Mahalla by Muslim Hossam Hamouda in conspiracy with his aunt Leila Attia; she was hidden away by a third person called Nasser Abu Deif from Assuit in Upper Egypt, at the home of one of his female relatives called Rasha Soliman in Zagazig.http://www.aina.org/news/2009069131712.htm

That was a simple request, Dawud. Have any more?

On the subject of conversion, Dawud, every day, around the world, lots of people voluntarily convert. No problem. Buddhists become Christians. Christians become Bhuddists. Christians become Muslims. Christians become Jews. Jews become Christians.. Catholics become Protestant. Protestants become Catholic. Muslims become...oops, murdered for apostasy. Why is that, Dawud? What are Muslims afraid of that no one else is afraid of?

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