The Islamic State seems to have found a new role for its British hostage, photojournalist John Cantlie.
The militant group’s media arm released a new propaganda video on Monday that appears to show Cantlie, who was kidnapped in Syria in 2012, “reporting” from the embattled Syrian city of Kobani, near the Turkish border.
It’s widely assumed that Cantlie, who’s appeared in at least five propaganda videos since he disappeared, is reading from remarks that were prepared by his captors. Having rid the region of all independent journalists, it appears the group is now attempting to broadcast its own twisted form of journalism. Read more…
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