In a new audio message released by the Islamic State, Japanese journalist Kenji Goto said that the extremists will kill the captured Jordanian pilot if Amman doesn't release an Iraqi al Qaeda female bomber by sunset on Thursday.
In what could send chills down one's spine, a Burmese woman, who resided in Saudi Arabia, was publicly beheaded in Islam’s holy city of Mecca on allegations that she had killed her step daughter, reports stated on Saturday.
As the world along with Pakistan mourns the death of children killed in the dastardly terrorist attack in an army-run school in Peshawar by Taliban, reports of more violence from another brutal terror group have emerged.
Below is a list of previous executions of Westerners by jihadist organizations since 2002, after the Islamic State group on Friday claimed responsibility for the murder of British aid worker Alan Henning.
President Francois Hollande was to convene an emergency meeting of his defence council Thursday with renewed determination to fight Islamic State extremists after the "cowardly" beheading of a French hostage in Algeria.