Posted by: becketfund | September 15, 2006

Somalia: Christian Convert Killed after refusing to take part in Islamic worship

The Barnabas Fund reports reports that Ali Mustaf Maka’il, a 22-year-old college student who had recently converted from Islam to Christianity, was shot and killed on September 7th by a gunman loyal to Somalia’s Union of Islamic Courts (ICU), after refusing to take part an Islamic prayer service. The ICU confiscated Ali’s body for 24 hours before turning it over to his family.

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