Europe's Role in Combating Terrorism

King Abdullah II of Jordan addressed the European Parliament in Strasbourg, France. He spoke about Europe’s role in combating terrorism and efforts to fight… read more

King Abdullah II of Jordan addressed the European Parliament in Strasbourg, France. He spoke about Europe’s role in combating terrorism and efforts to fight *ISIL. He praised Europe’s courage in responding to the Paris attacks and compared ISIL to Nazism as “an expansionist ideology based on hatred.” King Abdullah called on all Muslims to join the fight against terrorism, commenting on the Jordanian pilot killed by ISIL. He also said there needed to be more interfaith outreach, saying "insulting other peoples and their faith and their convictions, this is no way forward".

Some German, French, and Arabic translated into English.

*The Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) or the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS or DAISH/DAESH in Arabic), is a militant group that has called itself the Islamic State. close

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Europe's Role in Combating Terrorism

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Program ID:
324805-1
Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
Foreign Legislature
Location:
Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin, Alsace-Champagne-Ardenne-Lorraine, France
First Aired:
Mar 12, 2015 | 10:52pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Mar 20, 2015 | 7:35pm EDT | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Mar 12, 2015 | 10:52pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 15, 2015 | 1:42pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 17, 2015 | 8:01am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 18, 2015 | 1:16am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 18, 2015 | 6:57am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 20, 2015 | 7:35pm EDT | C-SPAN 2