Middle East

    Terrorist Video Claims Beheading of 2nd US Journalisti
    X
    September 03, 2014 9:57 AM
    The Islamic State extremist group has released a video showing the beheading of a second American journalist, Steven Sotloff. The U.S. government has confirmed the authenticity of the video, which was posted on the Internet. In it, the Islamic State again blamed President Barack Obama and the U.S. bombing of Iraq for the execution. VOA’s Carolyn Presutti has our story.

    Terrorist Video Claims Beheading of 2nd US Journalist

    Published September 03, 2014

    The Islamic State extremist group has released a video showing the beheading of a second American journalist, Steven Sotloff. The U.S. government has confirmed the authenticity of the video, which was posted on the Internet. In it, the Islamic State again blamed President Barack Obama and the U.S. bombing of Iraq for the execution. VOA’s Carolyn Presutti has our story.


    You May Like

    Vietnam Urges US to Lift Lethal Weapons Ban Amid S. China Sea Tensions

    US president’s upcoming visit to Vietnam underscores strength of relationship, and lifting embargo would reflect that trust, ambassador says

    Are US Schools Turning a Blind Eye to Radical Qatari Preachers?

    Parade of radical Islamist clerics using mosque at Qatar’s Education City draws mounting criticism for American universities that maintain satellite branches there

    Why Islamic State Is Down But Not Out

    Despite loss of territory, group’s ferocious attacks over past three months seen as testimony to its continued durability and resourcefulness

    This forum has been closed.
    Comments
         
    There are no comments in this forum. Be first and add one