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UK militant killed in US airstrikes: US Dept of Defense claims

US Department of Defense has claimed that British militant John has been killed in US airstrikes in Raqqa, the Syrian city.

According to US Department of Defense, militant John was targeted in Raqqa while he was sleeping in a car.For the first time, he could be seen in a video released by ISIS in August last year, in which he was beheading US journalist, James Foley.

Militant John has beheaded several hostages including US journalist Steven Sotluf, James Foley, UK aid worker David Heinze, Alan Henning and US aid worker Abdul Rehman.