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Kenya: pastor fears for life

A pastor in Kenya of Somali descent, whom Islamic extremist Al Shabaab militants have threatened for leaving Islam, fears he soon could be killed, it was reported in mid-December.

Morning Star News

Somali Al Shabaab rebels have offered a reward to anyone who kills the Revd Mahad H. Birik and, after a video of him describing his conversion from Islam seeped into major Somali broadcast, web and print media two months ago, the pastor (of an undisclosed church on the outskirts of Nairobi) said long-standing threats on his life became concrete.