The jihadis in Dhaka hacked 20 people to death, sparing only those that could recite the Quran, before engaging police in a 12-hour standoff. Clearly, Muslims who could not recite the Quran are considered apostates and apostasy is punishable by death under Sharia law.The Islamic State plans to purge apostates as well.
It’s clear that Islam is the problem.
One eyewitness detailed to his father Rezaul how the gunmen – who were armed with automatic weapons, bombs and makeshit machetes – had split the diners into two groups.
Rezaul said: The foreigners were taken to the upper floor and the Bangladeshis were kept around a table.
He said his ton told him that the terrorists did not hit people who could recite verses from the Quran. The others were tortured.
He added: ‘The gunmen asked everyone inside to recite from the Koran. Those who recited were spared. The gunmen even gave them meals last night.’
At least three Americans students were identified among 20 people killed during an ISIS attack on a cafe in Bangladesh yesterday.
Abinta Kabir, a student at Emory University who was from Miami, Florida, die when terrorists attacked the largely foreign crowd inside the Holey Artisan Bakery in Ghaka last night.
Fellow Emory student Faraaz Hossain, who attended the college’s business school, was also identified as being among the dead by a spokesman today. Tarushi Jain, 19, who studied at University of California Berkeley campus, was also killed.