(CHRISTIAN POST) – The Islamic State terror group reportedly executed a Bangladeshi man for converting from Islam to Christianity, a U.S.-based watchdog group has reported.
The SITE Intelligence group confirmed this week that IS militants executed the man in Jhenaidah, Bangladesh, for leaving Islam.
The man, who has been identified as Samir al-Din, was, according to the watchdog group, stabbed by Islamic State militants.
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"Soldiers of the caliphate were able to eliminate the apostate, named 'Samir al-Din,' by stabbing him with a knife," the SITE group reported.
Hasan Hafizur, the police chief for the Jhenaidah district, told Reuters that local police are still uncertain about who stabbed a local man to death earlier this week.