“So American soldiers who wish to study the quran to understand the enemy threat doctrine are disarmed and subjected to enemy propaganda instead.”
That is NOT a problem. Just kill all the bastards and don’t worry about what makes them tick.
Can you imagine Roosevelt apologising to Hitler because some copies of Mein Kampf were burned during the bombing of Dresden?
Can you imagine Roosevelt apologising to Hirohito because some Shinto texts were burned during the nuking of Hiroshima?
Negative. Nope. Not in a million rounds of any caliber.