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American Journalist Steven Sotloff Beheaded By IS Savage In Syria
September 2, 2014
Islamic State 'Beheads Second US Journalist'
By Tova DvorinFirst Publish: 9/2/2014, 8:39 PM American journalist Steve Sotloff beheaded, footage reveals.
Islamic State (IS or ISIS) terrorists have beheaded journalist Steve Sotloff, according to video footage surfacing close to 8:30 pm IST Tuesday - just weeks after uploading a similar video of murdered journalist James Foley.
In the video, entitled "A Second Message to America," Sotloff appears in a similar jumpsuit to Foley's before he is beheaded by an Islamic State fighter.
Sotloff freelanced for Time and Foreign Policy magazines, had last been seen in Syria in August 2013. Then, last month, he appeared in the IS's video of Foley's beheading.
More to follow.