As pointed out, the Americans bought special machines to get rid of all the bible references from their ACOG's ages ago. Petraeus said it was a "serious concern". Trijicon offered the same service to the MOD. Amazingly in these PC times the MOD said they couldn't be arsed and the references remained on all the old ones.
IMHO Who cares. The Taliban are going to murder you on the spot if they get hold of you anyway - even if your weapon sight says Allah Industries - so it really makes no difference.
Reminds me of FRES, when the vehicle chosen has to comply to civilian pollution requirements with its exhaust. As Jeremy Clarkson said at the time "Id be worried about whats coming out of the front end and not the back..."
You do have to ask yourself what sort of people put a quote from the supposed Holy Book on a device they sincerely hope will be zeroed on someones centre of mass...?
The Muslim Public Affairs Council in Washington said the biblical references violated the nations values and would stoke the fires of extremists who accuse the United States of carrying out a religious crusade in Asia and the Middle East.
Question is, did he start doing this before or after Saving Private Ryan
Oh, and finally
I swear by Almighty God that I will be faithful and bear true allegiance to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, her heirs and successors and that I will as in duty bound honestly and faithfully defend Her Majesty, her heirs and successors in person, crown and dignity against all enemies and will observe and obey all orders of Her Majesty, her heirs and successors and of the generals and officers set over me