I loved the speech. It was the only thing worth watching in a sea of propaganda. He spoke from the heart and that's what people find confusing. They've become so brain-washed, they can't recognize honesty when they see it.
Terrorism has nothing to do with what country you are from. A terrorist holds something hostage and demands payment. In this case, it's our favorite team. Conceding even the slightest will only make them more powerful.