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Monday, 17 November 2014 - 7:52
Abdul-Rahman Kassig killing is pure evil, says Obama
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US President Barack Obama has condemned the killing of US aid worker Abdul-Rahman Kassig as "an act of pure evil".

The IS militant group released a video showing a masked man standing over a severed head, which the White House confirmed was Kassig.

His parents said he died "as a result of his love for the Syrian people.

Kassig, 26, was taken while working for a refugee group. He is the fifth Western hostage to be killed by IS, which controls parts of Syria and Iraq.

 
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