We all have become speechless and reacted with complete bewilderment facing the incredible attacks in Paris. Nevertheless, we must be aware that horrorful things like these unfortunately happen frequently in other countries as well. Last Thursday, Lebanon’s capital was hit by a similar attack of ISIL. In October American air strikes hit a hospital driven by Doctors without borders and killed at least 19 innocent people.
All these events are horrorful and need to be banned. The following article deals with the issue how differently media and we Europeans react facing such events taking place on our continent compared to similar cruel actions in for example the Middle East.