Marine trial is uneasy viewing
THE absurdity of a 'war on terror' tipped our troops in to one of our longest conflicts, against a foe which routinely hangs the body parts of soldiers from trees.
As a former military chaplain, I am more than a little uneasy with the trial of a Marine for shooting 'in cold blood' a wounded Taliban combatant.
It is naive to expect men coolly to follow the Geneva rules to the letter in a 'filthy little war'.
REV DR JOHN CAMERON