You could go to jail for practicing Islam

Abdullah Green
1 min readSep 24, 2020

“So we will be roommates for a week,” I said as I was carrying my suitcases into the hotel room. We arrived from Turkey. We had to be in quarantine for a week as per government regulations.

“Yes,” he said smiling.

We shook hands. He was from Samarkand [second largest city of Uzbekistan].

I opened my suitcase and took some stuff out and started putting them in the closet.

“I gotta tell you something,” I said to my roommate. “I pray during the day. Do you have anything against that?”

Abdullah Green

IT Project Manager at Amazon. Educated in Czechia and England. Enthusiastic about Business, Islam, and Technologies. Currently living in Prague.