Islamic State Jihadist Distribute Video of Decapitation of American Journalist Online

James Foley the American freelance who was 'beheaded' by the Islamic State groupPhoto: boston.com

The United States government has condemned in the strongest possible terms the purported execution of one of it citizens, James Foley, which was seen in a video sent by his killer, the Islamic State. In a statement released shortly after the video was received, the White House National Security Council spokeswoman, Caitlin Hayden said that if the video was confirmed by the intelligence community as genuine, the US government would be appalled by what she called the murder of an innocent American civilian. James Foley is an experienced freelance correspondent who made waves when he covered the war in Libya before making his More...

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