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James Foley: Service held for murdered journalist

25 August 2014 Last updated at 00:54 BST

Memorial services have been held for the kidnapped American journalist killed by Islamic State militants last week.

James Foley's murder was recorded on camera and posted on line. His killer linked the reporter's death to US attacks on their forces in northern Iraq.

Family, friends and colleagues gathered in his hometown of Rochester, New Hampshire, to remember him.

Barbara Plett-Usher reports.

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