February 4, 2015

YOU CAN'T HAVE A CLASH OF CIVILIZATIONS...:

Outrage in Mideast over IS killing of Jordan pilot (AP, February 4, 2015)

Even in a region accustomed to the violence of war and the little regard the terrorists have for life, both political and religious leaders offered angry denunciations and called for blood as some on television wept on air talking about the killing of 26-year-old Lt. Moaz Kasasbeh.

The head of Sunni Islam's most respected seat of learning, Egypt's Al-Azhar Mosque, even said that Islamic State fighters deserved the Quran-prescribed punishment of death, crucifixion or the chopping off of their arms.

"Islam prohibits the taking of an innocent life," Ahmed al-Tayeb, the mosque's grand sheikh, said in a statement.

...when your opponents have none.
Posted by at February 4, 2015 5:07 PM
  

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