August 20, 2014

Will James Foley's Murder Wake Up the West?

Shashank Joshi, Daily Telegraph

The Associated Press

There is something disturbing about the fact that the murder of a single Westerner should elicit greater shock and garner more attention than the torture and killing of hundreds upon hundreds of Syrians and Iraqis stretching back years, but if this is what it takes to bring home the sadism and cruelty of the so-called caliphate, so be it.

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TAGGED: ISIS, James Foley, Islamic State, Iraq, Syria

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