Members of the al-Kasasbeh trial join demonstration in Amman, Jordan, calling for Lt Moaz al-Kasasbeh's release (27 Jan 2015)
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Why Jordan's tribal system matters - in 90 seconds

The tribe of Jordanian pilot Moaz al-Kasasbeh has reacted with fury to the news of his murder by Islamic State militants, and has called on Jordan's government to execute more prisoners convicted of terror offences.

BBC News explains how the tribal system in Jordan operates and how it might affect the government's response.

Video produced by Mohamed Madi

  • 04 Feb 2015
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