From: Homeland Security News Wire
To: Scott Jenkins,
Subject: Breaking News: ISIS beheads second American hostage
Date: Tue Sep 02 19:53:06 MDT 2014
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Tuesday, 2 September 2014
ISIS beheads second American hostage

ISIS has released a video a few hours ago which depicts the beheading of Steven Sotloff, an American journalist kept captive by the group. It appears that Sotloff had been killed by the same U.K.-born ISIS militant who beheaded James Foley two weeks ago. U.S. intelligence experts had begun work on establishing the authenticity of the video. The killer warns President Obama to "back off” and end the U.S. bombing campaign against ISIS targets, then warns other governments which might join the “evil” actions of the United States against ISIS. The video shows another kneeling captive, who is described as a British national (the U.K. has identified the hostage as David Cawthorne Haines, an aid worker).

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