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US brings charges against British suspected IS terrorists


Two British suspected terrorists are facing charges in the US over the beheading of Western hostages. The US Justice Department announced the charges against Alexanda Kotey, 36, and El Shafee Elsheikh, 32, both from west London, over their participation in a “brutal hostage-taking scheme that resulted in the deaths of four American citizens, as well as the deaths of British and Japanese nationals, in Syria”.

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