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Islamic State ´behead second US journalist´
as they threaten life of British hostage

Daily Express [UK], by Dion Dassanayake

Original Article

Posted By:Attercliffe, 9/2/2014 3:34:50 PM

Terror group Islamic State (IS) have threatened the life of a British hostage in a chilling video which appears to show the beheading of a US journalist. [Snip] Prime Minister David Cameron blasted IS for the "absolutely disgusting, despicable act" and said he would be making a statement later. The White House said they are investigating reports the former Time, CNN and Fox News reporter has been killed. In the IS video Mr Sotloff read out a purported personal "message to America" which is directed to US President Barack Obama. He said: "I am paying the price of your interference with my

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Better get into the rainy-day funds and eradicate this whole "Caliphate." It´s way past time.

      


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