Steve Topple: Is the killing of 'Jihadi John' sending us down a slippery slope?
After claims from the US military that the infamous 'Jihadi John' - who carried out beheadings in a series of gruesome Isis videos - has been killed, Steve Topple explores the justification offered from government for the action
"HE'S DEAD! Hallelujah!"
"Scumbag got the easy way out! Should've been tortured!"
Those are just two of the Twitter reactions to the news that Mohammed Emwazi, also known as 'Jihadi John', was reportedly killed by a US drone strike on Friday.