FLASHBACK: U.S. Military Burns Bibles in Afghanistan

CNN (May 22, 2009): “Military personnel threw away, and ultimately burned, confiscated Bibles that were printed in the two most common Afghan languages amid concern they would be used to try to convert Afghans, a Defense Department spokesman said Tuesday.” | See also related One News Now Report (May 5, 2009): U.S. military destroys soldier’s Bibles | Contrast: Administration slams plans to burn “Holy Quran”