Should non-Muslims be killed; should they be converted by force?

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Should non-Muslims be killed; should they be converted by force?

Islam neither allows for the converting of non-Muslims forcefully nor killing them. The Quran says: Let there be no compulsion In religion: truth stands out clear from error. (Quran 2:256) According to Islam, one is free to choose Islam or to remain with his/her religion.