Religion,  Stateside

Muslim US soldier in Iraq reacts to Fort Hood shooting

Naveed Ali Shah, a Muslim, is a public affairs specialist in the US Army currently deployed to Iraq. His wife and 18-month-old son are living at Fort Hood, Texas. He signed up for the military knowing he would be sent to Iraq or Afghanistan.

He writes here about his reaction to the report of the mass murder at Fort Hood last week and to the news that the accused shooter is a Muslim.