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The Unlikely Story of America’s Highest Ranking Muslim Soldier and TikTok Favorite

Jan 24, 2022

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Army Colonel Khallid Shabazz. Photo courtesy of Khallid Shabazz

Army Colonel Khallid Shabazz. Photo courtesy of Khallid Shabazz

Army Colonel Khallid Shabazz, right, poses with SPC Savannah Spencer, who requested that Shabazz say a dua for her baby. Shabazz was Spencer’s division chaplain in the 7th Infantry Division. Photo courtesy of Khallid Shabazz

Army Colonel Khallid Shabazz, right, poses with SPC Savannah Spencer, who requested that Shabazz say a dua for her baby. Shabazz was Spencer’s division chaplain in the 7th Infantry Division. Photo courtesy of Khallid Shabazz

A Dec. 2021 TikTok post Army Colonel Khallid Shabazz. Shabazz regularly posts while working out. Video screengrab

A Dec. 2021 TikTok post Army Colonel Khallid Shabazz. Shabazz regularly posts while working out. Video screengrab

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