TWO GREAT LINKS TO UNDERSTAND ISIS/IL, PARIS AND THE ALLIES

Much is, can and will be said about the ghastly horrors committed in Paris, last Friday night. Rather than offer my own opinion, I would encourage all my readers to check out these links.

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The first, from The Atlantic, helps put into perspective the ideological standpoint of ISIS/IL.

 

 

 

The other, written by the UK Telegraph’s Middle East Editor takes the informed position of why so many Western Allies won’t do the big steps needed to defeat the threat – and neither will so many other regional players.

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