….I’ll kill his wife, his friends and burn his damn house down.”
King Abdullah responded as a concerned patriarch (father to his people) in responding to the burning death of one o his fighter pilots at the hands of ISIS. He returned from abroad to Jordan and immediately took action in executing two Al-Qaida terrorists.
Only one other moment in modern history has the middle east gone off the rails…The Jimmy Carter administration hosted hostage taking and insurrection. As a matter of history, the modern day Jihadist movement began during his administration, when “The Shaw” of Iran was displaced by Ayatollah Khomeini, the father of modern Islam’s departure for the 7th century.