« IndyMedia Attacks Kerry | Main | FARK Sells Out? »

Islam Takes A Stand

Finally an Islamic state takes a stand against the most important issue of the day...

LAGOS (Reuters) - Two policemen were shot and two more stabbed during a raid on an Islamic sect engaged in wife-swapping in the northern Nigerian state of Kebbi, authorities said on Thursday.

Sect members armed with guns, daggers and bows and arrows attacked police and government workers who were sent to destroy the group's base in the state capital Birnin-Kebbi.

The raid on Wednesday morning sparked an intense hour-long battle, police said.

"They were debasing the morality of our community and the teachings of Islam by prostituting their wives in such a way," said Kebbi State police spokesman Ibrahim Sa'ad Muhammed.

One shudders to think what body part gets cut off in punishment for this crime.


Comments (2)

Nigeria is not considered a... (Below threshold)
bob:

Nigeria is not considered an Islamic state. The government does not go by Islamic Law and the Muslim population is at or below 50%.

There's nothing worse than ... (Below threshold)

There's nothing worse than religious extremists. It really doesn't matter which religion. All extremists have the same sort of moral outrage that leads them to perpetrate the most vile acts. As an Armenian and a Christian I am quite familiar with the Moslem's treatment of "infidels." Indeed, The Moslem Turks invented the modern genocide with their systematic depopulation and murder of the Armenians during world war I. Hitler modeled his plans for genocide on the successful campaign by Turkey against the Armenians. Among the recent bombings of Christian Churches in Iraq was one of the remaining Armenian Churches. The savagery goes on and on.




Advertisements









rightads.gif

beltwaybloggers.gif

insiderslogo.jpg

mba_blue.gif

Follow Wizbang

Follow Wizbang on FacebookFollow Wizbang on TwitterSubscribe to Wizbang feedWizbang Mobile

Contact

Send e-mail tips to us:

[email protected]

Fresh Links

Credits

Section Editor: Maggie Whitton

Editors: Jay Tea, Lorie Byrd, Kim Priestap, DJ Drummond, Michael Laprarie, Baron Von Ottomatic, Shawn Mallow, Rick, Dan Karipides, Michael Avitablile, Charlie Quidnunc, Steve Schippert

Emeritus: Paul, Mary Katherine Ham, Jim Addison, Alexander K. McClure, Cassy Fiano, Bill Jempty, John Stansbury, Rob Port

In Memorium: HughS

All original content copyright © 2003-2010 by Wizbang®, LLC. All rights reserved. Wizbang® is a registered service mark.

Powered by Movable Type Pro 4.361

Hosting by ServInt

Ratings on this site are powered by the Ajax Ratings Pro plugin for Movable Type.

Search on this site is powered by the FastSearch plugin for Movable Type.

Blogrolls on this site are powered by the MT-Blogroll.

Temporary site design is based on Cutline and Cutline for MT. Graphics by Apothegm Designs.

Author Login



Terms Of Service

DCMA Compliance Notice

Privacy Policy