Obama condemns `outrageous` murders of Muslim students

US President Barack Obama on Friday condemned the "brutal and outrageous" execution-style murders of three Muslim students in North Carolina at the hands of a neighbor believed to be opposed to religion.

Washington: US President Barack Obama on Friday condemned the "brutal and outrageous" execution-style murders of three Muslim students in North Carolina at the hands of a neighbor believed to be opposed to religion.

"No one in the United States of America should ever be targeted because of who they are, what they look like, or how they worship," Obama said in a statement.