ISIS Extremist Who Beheaded Prisoners Is Identified

February 27, 2015 10:03 AM

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The masked man who appeared to behead hostages in propaganda videos for the so-called Islamic State, which is also known as ISIS, has been revealed. Known in the media as Jihadi John, his real name is Mohammed Emwazi. NPR has confirmed with U.S. officials that Emwazi is the man they have identified in the gruesome videos.

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