More rampaging Misunderstanders of the Religion of Peaceâ„¢. “Indonesia mob attacks ‘heretic’ Muslims, kills 3,” from The Associated Press, February 6 (thanks to C. Cantoni):
JAKARTA, Indonesia — A machete-wielding mob of Muslims on Sunday attacked the home of a minority sect leader in central Indonesia, killing three and wounding six others, police and witnesses said.
Local police chief Lt. Col. Alex Fauzy Rasyad said about 1,500 people – many with machetes, sticks and rocks – attacked about 20 members of the Ahmadiyah Muslim sect who were visiting their leader in his house in Banten province on Indonesia’s main island of Java.
He said the crowd demanded that the sect members stop their activities, but the request was rejected. As a result, the crowd stabbed to death at least three men, destroyed the house and set fire to their cars and motorbikes.
Six others were hospitalized, four with critical injuries.
The police were called, “but the attackers came faster,” Rasyad said….