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  9/3/2014, Elul 8, 5774

French President Condemns IS Beheading Video

French President Francois Hollande on Tuesday condemned the Islamic State video which shows the beheading of journalist Steven Sotloff.

"This barbaric act, following the assassination of another journalist James Foley reveals the despicable nature" of the Islamic State, Hollande said, adding that the "jihadist" movement "knew only terror".