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ISIS Claims It Executed 2 Hostages Previously Up For Ransom

In the latest issue of its magazine, ISIS claims to have executed two hostages, a Norwegian man and a Chinese man.

By Jake Godin | November 18, 2015

ISIS claims has executed two hostages: Ole Johan Grimsgaard-Ofstad from Norway and Fan Jinghui from China.

They were last seen in an ISIS online magazine called Dabiq in September. Both were being ransomed. 

A November issue of the magazine appears to show that both hostages have been executed. 

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The same magazine also has an article supposedly written by John Cantlie, another hostage. He was last seen alive in a video ISIS released about the Syrian city of Aleppo in February 2015.

This video includes music from Josh Woodward / CC BY 3.0

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