Refugee's Life Threatened After He Revealed Conversion to Christianity

Country: Germany

Date of incident: January 1, 2016

Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance

Attack against: Faith

Area of case: Islamist / Private



A 19-year-old man told another refugee (18) that he was no longer a Muslim, but had become a Christian. The 18-year-old responded: "Then I will cut your throat. For this, I do not even need permission from IS. "


This threat was made on January 1, 2016 at a refugee camp in Schnelsen and the victim alerted the police. Officials arrested the perpetrator.


Reminder: In October, a young Iranian Christian convert was seriously injured by a Muslim refugee for discussing his conversion. Read that case here
Source: Bild