Iran: Protestant clergyman tortured for converting Muslims – Jihad Watch

March 9, 2010
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Incidents like these show the brittleness and weakness of the Islamic regime that so intimidates the Western world. Islamic Tolerance Alert from the Islamic Republic of Iran: “Isfahan: Protestant clergyman tortured for ‘converting Muslims,'” from AsiaNews, March 10 (thank to C. Cantoni):

Tehran (AsiaNews/Agencies) – A protestant clergyman, Wilson Issavi, has been jailed for “converting Muslims”. He has been tortured and threatened with execution. According to the Farsi Christian Network, Issavi’s wife, Medline Nazanin, recently visited her husband in prison. She said that he was in poor health and that he bore visible signs of torture.