Sonny Bill Williams visits historic Islamic mosque in Saudi Arabia

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Mail Online—Sonny Bill Williams, who converted to Islam in 2009, was led by a Sheikh through Al-Masjid an-Nabawi, also known as the Mosque of the Prophet, in the Saudi Arabia city of Medina.

Report: Saudi Arabia Seeks Reform Towards 'Moderate Islam'. At the heart of Saudi Arabia’s recent cultural and political upheaval is an understanding that the country must become more compatible with the Western world, and more hospitable to foreign investment, in order to manage the transition away from an oil-based economy with limitless deep pockets. Possibly the trickiest aspect of this transformation will be an Islamic reformation in the notoriously strict kingdom.