Devout Muslim Soldier Hopes to Avoid Deployment to Afghanistan

An Muslim soldier trying to avoid deployment to Afghanistan said his year in the Army has shown him that "no Muslim should serve in the U.S. military." Pfc. Naser Abdo, 20, has filed for conscientious objector status, which would allow him to leave the Army without consequence, on the belief that his Muslim faith and one-time desire to serve his country can't be reconciled. "A Muslim is not allowed to participate in an Islamicly unjust war," the Texan told "Any Muslim who knows...Full Story
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