French President Hollande condemns Algeria beheading
France has confirmed that Islamist militants have murdered a tourist they were holding in Algeria.
The jihadists, linked to the group Islamic State, released a video showing Herve Gourdel being beheaded.
At the UN, President Hollande described the murder as a barbaric act and said France would never give in to blackmail.
Alpa Patel reports.
25 Sep 2014
- From the section Europe