If this doesn’t open up the eyes of the western world I suspect nothing will. Does anyone still have any doubts regarding the radical Islamo-facist agenda? Religious tolerance is a concept that does not exist among these barbaric neanderthals as radical imams have perverted any sense of co-existance with western culture. These are the same relgious fanatic concepts that were alive and well in the 15th century as Christianity was exported to North and South America by the sanctimonius Europeans. The radical Islamic world simply missed their opportunity by 600 years.
Independent Online Edition > Middle East:
Palestinian security officials said they had known the identity of the kidnappers from the start. The Popular Resistance Committees, an alliance of Palestinian fighters, claimed to have mediated the journalists’ release.
Mr Centanni said their ordeal ended with their forced conversion to Islam at gunpoint. “It was something we felt we had to do because they had the guns and we didn’t know what the hell was going on,” he said.
After being ambushed in a side street on 14 August, they were blindfolded and handcuffed and driven from place to place in a series of vans. “That night, we were put in the back seat of a Volkswagen, blindfolded, our heads pushed down between our knees so that we couldn’t see where we were going and drove about 10 minutes,” he said. “Then we heard a garage door rattling open. We were taken out of the car with our hands handcuffed behind us and herded into this garage.”