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Resolved to fight
Resolved to fight

There is little doubt the grisly video released by Islamic State this week showing Jordanian Air Force pilot Moaz al-Kasasbeh being burned alive inside a metal cage was meant to intimidate the government of King Abdullah II into withdrawing from the U.S.-led coalition conducting airstrikes against the terrorist group in Syria. Instead, it appears to have had the opposite effect. Rather than cowing Jordanians into submission, the killing has unified the country against the terrorists and stiffened demands to make them pay for their crimes. The barbarity of the killing surpassed even that of the mass shootings and beheadings the Islamic State has previously been known for. For weeks,...

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