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    Should we pay hostage ransoms to terrorists?

    In 2013 G8 leaders signed an agreement stating their governments would not pay ransoms to terrorists. But only the UK and US have stuck to their word

    Should we pay hostage ransoms to terrorists?

    In 2013 G8 leaders signed an agreement stating their governments would not pay ransoms to terrorists. But only the UK and US have stuck to their word. France, Italy, Spain and Germany are all believed to have found ways of channeling money to kidnappers to free their citizens.

    As Islamic State (Isis) threatens to kill more western hostages, The Guadian asks whether we should pay hostage ransoms.

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