Navy SEALS taking target practice at hijabi Muslim women

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Navy SEALS taking target practice at hijabi Muslim women Omid Safi | Jun 29, 2012 | Comments (27) Share2342 996 154Share1076  Here is a very curious story from a paper in Virginia Beach: The story talks about the difficult conditions under which the Navy special warfare community (Navy SEALs) have to train, including simulated conditions in which they go through rooms that are designed to resemble “a mosque, bank, post office, market and residential compound. In one section, nine chairs painted in primary hues sit behind desks in an elementary school classroom.” The story doesn’t mention it, but something caught my eye:  the image that they are using for target practice is unmistakably that of a Muslim woman wearing hijab, with what looks like Qur’anic inscriptions behind her on the wall. These houses…
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