“…The practice of beheading in Islam is not new. It goes back to when Muhammad ordered the execution by beheading of seven hundred Jewish men of the Banu Qurayza tribe for allegedly plotting against him. Bringing us nearer to the present, ditto the Fogel family, ditto Daniel Pearl and ditto Nick Berg.
And yet both British Prime Minister and London Mayor insisted that what we could see plainly with our own eyes was simply not so. David Cameron stated that the terrorist attack was a “betrayal of Islam” while Boris Johnson was busy making the “obvious point” that it is “wrong to blame the religion of Islam” for the killing.”