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What about Obama's ring?

Reader comment on item: Confirmed: Barack Obama Practiced Islam

Submitted by PT (United States), Oct 12, 2012 at 12:40

Whats your take on the claim that ring that Obama wore for 30 years was inscribed in Arabic with the first part of the Shahada "There is no God but Allah"?



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Daniel Pipes replies:

I have looked closely at the pictures of the ring and do not see the shapes on it as Arabic letters, much less the shahada, the Islamic statement of faith. This is an inaccurate claim.

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