|2/24/2011: Said Musa Released from Afghan Prison after International Attention - Crosswalk|
By Kristin Butler
The intimidating environment created by the baptism footage's release caused concerns on how best to approach a campaign for Said's release. Christian organizations and advocates debated on the best course of action. "The fear was that publicity could lead to harm against Christian believers and Christian work in Afghanistan," said Aidan Clay, International Christian Concern's Regional Manager for the Middle East. As a result, a quieter approach of behind-the-scenes diplomacy ensued.