The terrorist group Islamic State are capable of striking anywhere at any time as the only resource they need is one or more armed suicide terrorist to attack any vulnerable group and cause carnage by the slaughtering of innocent people.

Islamic State grew out of the Talaban organisation and purports to be an Islam organisation fighting for the rights of there religion but this cannot be further from the truth as there entire purpose is to radicalise young men and train them to kill in the name of Islam.

Owing to there extreme beliefs It is difficult to imagine any circumstances where it would be possible to get the Islamic State to negotiate any form of peace.

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Dennis Grattan