TV News LIES

Saturday, Jan 18th

Last update11:50:29 PM GMT

You are here News Human Rights IS affiliate in Egypt releases image of slain Croat captive

IS affiliate in Egypt releases image of slain Croat captive

E-mail Print PDF

Croatian captive beheadedIslamic State sympathizers circulated an image Wednesday that appears to show the grisly aftermath of the beheading of a Croatian hostage abducted in Egypt, which if confirmed would mark the first such killing of a foreign captive in the country since the extremist group established a branch here last year.

The killing of the 30-year-old oil and gas sector surveyor likely will rattle companies with expatriate workers in Egypt and cast a cloud over President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi's attempts to boost international investment and tourism following years of unrest.

The still image, shared by IS supporters on social media, appeared to show the body of Tomislav Salopek, a married father of two, wearing a beige jumpsuit resembling the one he had worn in a previous video. A black flag used by the Islamic State and a knife were planted in the sand next to him.

The photo carried a caption in Arabic that said Salopek was killed "for his country's participation in the war against the Islamic State," and after a deadline had passed for the Egyptian government to meet his captors' demands.

More...


Most Recent Related Stories...


Border stops for people of Iranian descent spark outrage

Border stops for people of Iranian descent spark outrage Reports of Iranians and Iranian-Americans being detained for questioning upon entering the U.S. kicked off a...

'We are nothing' without UN agency's help, says Palestinian refugee

Bethlehem PalestiniansGeorge Salameh’s family has lived in the Palestinian city of Bethlehem for 70 years. Still, he...

Israel set to be investigated for war crimes in Palestinian Territories, ICC announces

Israel set to be investigated by ICC A full investigation into alleged war crimes in the Palestinian Territories is to be launched by the...

ICE arrests 90 more foreign students at fake university created by DHS in Michigan

ICE arrests students in MichiganAbout 90 additional foreign students at a fake university in metro Detroit created by the Department of Homeland...
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!