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FBI: US identifies masked militant in beheading videos

The director of the FBI says the organisation has identified the Islamic State fighter who appeared in videos showing the murder of two US journalists and a British aid worker.

James Comey did not disclose the the name of the suspect.

Security correspondent Gordon Corera explained that UK officials may have known who the suspect was for weeks, but may have chosen not to disclose that information.

  • 25 Sep 2014
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