By Micah HalpernI've Been Thinking:
The terrorist group that murdered 169 people in Kenya said that they carefully tested people to make certain that Muslims were not killed and that the foreigners who were killed were legitimate targets.
The terrorists separated Muslims from non-Muslims. They asked their hostages to name the mother of Mohammed. If they could not provide the correct answer, they would be shot.
The correct answer is Amenah bint Wahb.
According to an AP report: "In an email exchange Wednesday with the Associated Press, al-Shabab said the jihadis 'carried out a meticulous vetting process' so the Muslims would not be harmed."
It is shocking ... But it is important to understand that this kind of division and this kind of question determines life and death.
The Kenya terrorists were committed to wiping out the enemies of Islam. They did not want to attack fellow Muslims.
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