John Allen Chau in a photo he posted on his Instagram account on October 21. “Kayaking the tropics in this endless summer,” he wrote. Photo: Instagram / John Allen Chau

‘Why are they so angry’: US man John Allen Chau, killed by remote Sentinel Island tribe, was trying to convert them to Christianity

  • Notes by John Allen Chau, shot dead with arrows last week on India’s North Sentinel Island, show he hoped to ‘establish the kingdom of Jesus on the island’
  • Chau’s notes reveal bafflement at ‘aggressive’ responses from the tribe when he had ‘been so nice to them’
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John Allen Chau in a photo he posted on his Instagram account on October 21. “Kayaking the tropics in this endless summer,” he wrote. Photo: Instagram / John Allen Chau
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