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What is your opinion of ISIS burning the Jordanian pilot Muadh al-Kasasbeh?

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The video of a prisoner being burned to death displays "a level of brutality shocking even by the standards" of Islamic State. That is not something that most reasonable people would question. However what is the elephant in the room, a connected issue that is rarely discussed, is how should we describe the actions of the US... Show more >>

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The murder of the Jordanian pilot captured by Isis was starkly shocking. But sadly not, as Ian Black suggests (4 February), exceptionally cruel. What Isis has done is no more cruel, no more ugly and no more acceptable than the incineration of thousands in Hiroshima, the civilian deaths caused by the firebombing of Dresden, the... Show more >>

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