Top Muslim body calls for ‘killing, crucifixion of ISIS terrorists’

Top Muslim body calls for ‘killing, crucifixion of ISIS terrorists’

CAIRO: Al-Azhar, Sunni Islam’s most prestigious centre of learning, has called for the killing and crucifixion of militants from the Islamic State group, expressing outrage over their murder of a Jordanian pilot.

In a statement after the burning alive of Maaz al-Kassasbeh, the Cairo-based authority called for the “killing, crucifixion and chopping of the limbs of Islamic State terrorists”.

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