Paul Collier

Only Muslims can stop more terror attacks

Neither they, nor their religion, stand accused. But nor, for all our sakes, can they stand aside

The targeted assassinations at Charlie Hebdo are triply repellent. Being planned, they are the product of considered decisions, not a moment of folly. Being aimed at journalists, they have deliberately chosen the vulnerable heart of the freedom that is fundamental to our values. Being gratuitously cruel in casually murdering an already wounded policeman, they display a chilling depravity.

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