Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

Kurdish Fighters Capture 2 British IS Converts Known for Western Beheadings

U.S.-backed Kurdish fighters have captured two fugitive British Islamic State converts — part of a group of four terrorists known for torturing and beheading Westerners, U.S. officials say. The officials identify the two as Alexanda Kotey and El Shafee el-Sheikh. Kotey "likely engaged in the group's executions and exceptionally cruel torture methods, including electric shock and waterboarding," the State Department has said. It also said el-Sheikh "earned a...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter