Everything that happens is determined by God.
I am a part of the political process whether the multinational forces are present or not. Politics is serving the people, not chairs and positions.
So, if I were arrested or if I were killed, then after me the issues that American fears about me wouldn't exist anymore - and I couldn't tell you what those issues are.
For us, holding on to religious rules, and following them, and refraining from what's forbidden, and being diligent with our duties, what do we call that? That's what we call freedom.